Tag Archives: SQL Server

  1. What account is xp_cmdshell using?


    May 25, 2021 by Kenneth Fisher

    It works when I run it this way™ but not when I run it through xp_cmdshell! It’s a permissions issue. …
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  2. What is the CONTROL permission?


    January 19, 2021 by Kenneth Fisher

    One of the most powerful permissions available in SQL Server is control. But what exactly is it? Per BOL: CONTROL: …
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  3. Microsoft announces that it will no longer support SQL Server and that SQL 2014 was an April Fools Joke!


    April 1, 2014 by Kenneth Fisher

    Microsoft has announced that SQL 2014 was in fact an elaborate April Fool’s joke and that Microsoft intends to move …
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