Monthly Archives: November 2010

The fantastically forgetful IP stack

So the first thing you are probably wondering is… “does this post have anything to do with SQL Server”. Well if you have ever listened to my views on specialization and generalization you may be aware of the fact that … Continue reading

Posted in Connectivity, Error, Networking, SQL, SQLServerPedia Syndication, Windows

Dastardly database (and password) hiding

I’ve been recently going through the first part of one of Redgate’s excellent free ebooks “The Red Gate Guide to SQL Server Team-based Development” and was rather amused when I came across the section talking about creating what they term … Continue reading

Posted in Database, Security, SQL, SQLServerPedia Syndication

Differential backup behaviour between SQL versions

The other day I ran into a rather unique problem with a database when attempting to maintain it’s transaction log. As it turned out my particular issue was related to old Replication code -which I hope to post about at … Continue reading

Posted in Backup and Recovery, SQL, SQLServerPedia Syndication | 4 Comments