Monthly Archives: June 2009

Copy only backups another great addition

A welcome addition to SQL 2005 and above is the inclusion of the COPY_ONLY clause to the BACKUP statement. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms191495(SQL.90).aspx This overcomes the long time problem of breaking the backup chain for your automated backup jobs when taking adhoc backups. … Continue reading

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