Monthly Archives: December 2013

  1. The 12 days after release

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    December 24, 2013 by Kenneth Fisher

    On the first day after release my developer gave to me a performance problem on a crucial query   On …
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  2. SSMS Shortcuts and more

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    December 23, 2013 by Kenneth Fisher

    I went and voted for #tribalawards and when I was finished they offer you links to 6 different free PDFs. …
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  3. Transactions: Rolling back part of a transaction.

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    December 19, 2013 by Kenneth Fisher

    In my previous post I mentioned the fact that the ROLLBACK command rolls back the entire transaction all the way …
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  4. Transactions: Rolling back a nested transaction

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    December 17, 2013 by Kenneth Fisher

    Transactions are great and wonderful things. They make sure that our work stays atomic, consistent, isolated and durable (yes ACID). …
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  5. T-SQL Tuesday #49: Wait for it

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    December 10, 2013 by Kenneth Fisher

    It’s T-SQL Tuesday again and this time it’s being hosted by the SQL Soldier. He’s picked the subject of Waits. …
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  6. Undocumented functionality in FORMATMESSAGE

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    December 9, 2013 by Kenneth Fisher

    I was reading a rather interesting post on stackexchange “Why is % a forbidden char in a THROW message?” (which …
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  7. Insert into a table using only default values

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    December 4, 2013 by Kenneth Fisher

    A while back I talked about the DEFAULT keyword and using it to tell SQL to use the default value …
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  8. Why do DBAs like to say “It Depends” so much?

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    December 2, 2013 by Kenneth Fisher

    Well the short answer is that they just don’t have enough information to give a definitive answer. You will notice …
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