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If I'm having a particularly irritating day, nothing beats yanking out weeds from my yard, shovelling snow in the winter and doing kickboxing (just hold still while I back-kick you)....
May 5, 2017 at 10:49 am
In my case it's a stored procedure that's apparently doing it but there are hundreds of them and none are documented so the task was daunting. However, with what the...
March 8, 2017 at 6:45 am
Thanks! I had a similar issue last week and thought it was sloppy programming. The query blocked 7 other jobs. Good to keep in mind for next time.
March 8, 2017 at 5:57 am
Yeah that's what happened to me - my kid sees my Prius and goes "oooh" and I get stuck with their Leaf. Because Mom doesn't need fancy car to...
December 29, 2016 at 6:16 am
I've had mine for a month and haven't filled the tank yet and it goes pretty darn fast, to the surprise of a Jeep Cherokee one day when I cut...
December 27, 2016 at 12:59 pm
should have gotten a Prius - they help save the environment
December 27, 2016 at 9:19 am
I just inherited a mess - I'm documenting everything and highlighting what needs to go and what needs to stay. I had virtually no documentation, and the person was too...
December 6, 2016 at 9:03 am
As a workaholic, I find it difficult to unplug on the weekends but am trying my best. I got a reminder from my boss to take my personal days...
December 19, 2013 at 1:19 pm
I do know that alerts are set up for me to see in that future dba kinda way. I just was curious because I got two of these messages...
November 27, 2013 at 6:26 am
Thanks Padraig, it works in sql 2010 as well. Saved my tookus it did, yesss.
June 7, 2013 at 1:02 pm
Thanks so much! Been having communication issues with other team member who keeps talking about indexing and I'm on the primary key jag. Now I understand what they're...
April 5, 2013 at 6:04 am
Frank - yes - I know - my office is down there too. Hope you're back to business soon! An IT mind is a dangerous thing to waste.
November 3, 2012 at 2:11 pm
Thanks so much! Makes more sense now and no longer going to run away screaming when somebody says "do you know anything about this mdx thing?":w00t:
November 2, 2012 at 8:39 am
Thanks Patrick - yes that's it. Now to carefully word the email so as not to offend....
August 16, 2012 at 1:02 pm
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