Category Archives: Error

Baby baby baby, where did our love/ data go?

Possibly one of the very first things we learn as fledgling DBA’s is that transactions are used to provide “all or nothing” operations. If you ever go for a SQL Server job interview, you are almost guaranteed to be asked … Continue reading

Posted in Concurrency, Error, PASS, SQL, SQLBits, SQLServerPedia Syndication, T-SQL | 4 Comments

Using the SQL Server Installation Wizard on Server Core!

Ever heard the phrase “just because you can, doesn’t mean you should?”. Yep me too -many times, and what I am about to say comes with that caveat in mind although as I shall explain, I see absolutely no reason … Continue reading

Posted in Automation, Error, Setup, SQL, SQLServerPedia Syndication, Windows | 9 Comments

Lets keep it short – problem creating availability group listeners

Someone once said to me that he thought I should work as a GUI tester since I always seemed to find problems in the UI after I highlighted a problem to him that I’d found in Linux Gnome that he … Continue reading

Posted in Availability, Error, SQL, SQLServerPedia Syndication