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  • Reply To: The case for SQL Server Agent 2.0

    Just adding something as simple as a loop, and a test for a file existence could make my day easier. And some operators to let me test a step outcome...

  • Reply To: sp_query_store_flush_db

    somebody subtract my response from my total. I had to go Google it to make sure Steve hadn't made it up. I half expected that a real sp for this...

  • Reply To: The Best Query

    Amazing how the math skills deteriorate with age. I should have used a pencil and paper to do the multiplication instead of relying on my head. Good thing I have...

  • Reply To: Moving in the Post Pandemic World

    I live in Richmond, VA, but have had to drive in Austin, Atlanta, and LA. LA drove me nuts with just the amount of traffic, and that was quite a...

  • Reply To: Moving in the Post Pandemic World

    Ever since I was a kid, I've always had a soft spot for the Hendersonville, Asheville area of North Carolina.

    Luther

  • Reply To: What is a Pull Request?

    Good to know, and a nice summary explanation. Thank you. Looks like I still have much more to try out and learn, which is a good thing.

  • Reply To: What is a Pull Request?

    clearly a difference of opinion between TFS and Git users. I'd love for someone more experienced with Git and TFS than myself to provide some kind of chart that maps...

  • Reply To: Summer Reading

    can't say I've read many technical books, that's an area where I have some deficiencies. I did enjoy The Soul of a New Machine by Tracy Kidder, and The Cuckoo's...

  • Reply To: Desktop or Laptop for Remote Work

    too bad you said reasonable cost, but it makes me curious as to what the cost would be for an Azure Virtual Desktop compared to an Azure virtual system. I...

  • Reply To: Desktop or Laptop for Remote Work

    I am finally being issued a laptop. The advantage will be that it is a corporate machine and will be able to connect via VPN. Currently, using my personal machines...

  • Reply To: Honorifics in the 21st century

    I grew up in the 60's addressing people as sir or ma'am, and believe me that is a hard habit to break and at 61, its even harder, especially if...

  • Reply To: Changing Computer Retail

    I miss the days of being able to walk in and browse at Egghead and CompUSA and see the different options for hardware and software side by side. Today, finding...

  • Reply To: The Appliance of Science

    Maybe Agile works, maybe it doesn't. Maybe it involves the client more, and maybe the client sees the development take shape more rapidly, but  I see, at least in my...

  • Reply To: Annoyances

    I have 3. The one who clips his fingernails at his desk with very loud audible clicks, people who drum on their desk, especially if its where the vibrations come...

  • Reply To: Other IDEs

    Not being a DBA, I generally stay focused around SSMS and Visual Studio for my db and SSIS development. VS Code and ADS are interesting, but I have not yet...

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