3
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1answer
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Dynamic file name for file import

I'm trying to figure out a way that I can pass a filename into a stored procedure that can import a file. However, after setting up the SQL dynamically, the object can't be found. DECLARE @fileName ...
2
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1answer
60 views

Does SQL Server support restoring to a point in time down to the millisecond?

Using the Management Studio GUI, I am only able to restore a database to a point in time down to the second. Is this just a limitation of the GUI or if I use a script will it restore to the ...
1
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2answers
663 views

Improve performance with the WHERE NOT IN sub-select clause

In the following query, I have to count transactions for each customer. [EDIT]However, I have to exclude from the result set entirely, customers that have a transaction older than one year. ...
0
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1answer
874 views

Mysql update table using ubuntu terminal

I have a CSV file that has 2 columns Name Email I have a table in my database that has the same columns + some extra columns. Now I would like to update my db table using that csv file. I mean ...
0
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3answers
514 views

Getting the employee history of Sales department from HR database in Oracle

I am currently using the 'hr' database with Oracle 10g. You can view the schema diagram over here: http://docs.oracle.com/cd/B13789_01/server.101/b10771/diagrams001.htm#sthref63 What I would like is ...
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516 views

MySQL InnoDB slow inserts

I'm currently struggling with an MySQL Community Server 5.5.27 when inserting large numbers of rows into a table. We're running a 24 core Intel Xeon machine with an SSD software raid array. I did some ...
2
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1answer
127 views

Junior DBA hopes for advice [closed]

This is the 7th month of my DBA career, and I just graduated as a master, no experience before. My daily work for now is pretty much about backup/restoring databases in different environments ...
2
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1answer
917 views

MySQL: mysqld_safe options

Is there a way to specify these options in configuration file? I've tried to add them into [mysqld_safe] section but it doesn't work: [mysqld_safe] numa-interleave = 1 flush-caches = 1 - # ps -ww ...
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0answers
145 views

Need to write MDX for time dimension in Mondrian

This is my Dimesion and Measure: <Dimension type="TimeDimension" foreignKey="ReqDateKey" name="Date"> <Hierarchy name="YQMD" hasAll="true" allMemberName="All Dates" ...
0
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2answers
224 views

How force specific table to not logging (for all DML)?

We using Oracle 9i . I'm still learn about admin Oracle (I'm DBA but other vendor). We implement manually at our databases a trigger over LOGON and LOGOFF to save some information about our users ...
2
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1answer
2k views

varbinary to varchar or nvarchar

When retrieving a text value, which has been stored in a varbinary field, and converting back to text, is there a way to determine whether it was stored as a VARCHAR or NVARCHAR string? If it is ...
0
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1answer
2k views

SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services: “Unable to connect to the remote server”

I am trying to install SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services on Windows Server 2008, but all the web interface says after adding the feature and confirming all the default settings in Reporting Services ...
1
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1answer
2k views

How to setup SSL in SQL Server 2012 with own certificate?

Environment: Windows 7 Professional x64 in a domain, running SQL Server 2012. I have local admin rights, so messing up the system is easy. My SQL Server instances are SQLEXPRESS and MSSQLSERVER. FQDN ...
1
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2answers
385 views

How to call Oracle's stored procedure from DB2 stored procedure?

I am new to writing stored procedures and wondering if it's possible to call a Oralce' stored procedure from DB2 stored procedure. I have a scenario where a trigger on a DB2 table will invoke a DB2 ...
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0answers
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Failure Of Backup Due To Limit Exceeded For Recovery Files Since Cannot Reclaim Disk Space [RMAN-03009,ORA-19809,ORA-19804]

While I try to take incremental backup level 0 by using the command RMAN> backup incremental level 0 database plus archivelog; , encountered this error. RMAN-00571: ...
0
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1answer
241 views

T-SQL Gurus, I need help optimising these queries for performance

I would like to have suggestions on improving the performance of some queries. These will be run on SQL Server 2008 R2 against a single table called dbo.bids In a production environment the table ...
5
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2answers
2k views

Does a TRIGGER improve the performance?

I understand that TRIGGERs are useful, as they take care of subsequent queries, but do they have an advantage from performance point of view too? Replacing two or three queries as INSERT INTO table1 ...
0
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2answers
222 views

CASE Statement - 1st case is being ignored

I have a table (usr_t_user_reg) in which I register all the users of the database. Now I want to create a view (usr_v_user_not_reg) which shows me all the users that I haven't registered yet or users ...
0
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0answers
57 views

Why should be Mysql considered over Mssql in a live working scenario? [closed]

Why should be Mysql considered over Mssql in a live working scenario? I am working in a private software company and i am a fresher and i have been instructed to move from Mssql to Mysql. But i ...
0
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1answer
552 views

Mysql - Load data infile query for Particular Values

I'm developing a Java swing application with back end Database MySQL . I've a screen to upload my datas to the Database using the Query like LOAD DATA local INFILE ...
2
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1answer
1k views

mysqladmin not taking inline password

I am trying to set a cron job for taking backup from my slave machine. So I need to stop the slave I issued a command mysqladmin --user=root --password=test_pass stop-slave But it is throwing ...
1
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1answer
225 views

What are the circumstances where autovacuum can be disabled?

I have a table where I am performing only inserts, never deletes/updates. I notice sometimes that autovacuum runs on this table, even though this is the case. autovacuum: VACUUM ANALYZE ...
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0answers
167 views

mysql.sock missing

I started my MYSQL database this morning but failed. And I tried all means I can think of: chown -R mysql.mysql /var/lib/mysql chmod g+w /var/run/mysqld chgrp mysql /var/run/mysqld chmod -R 755 ...
2
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1answer
459 views

MySQL Performance Issues

Over the past 3 weeks we have been having bottle-necking issues at our MySQL server. I have been using MonYOG to watch the processlist in an attempt to get a grasp on the issues. We are aware that ...
2
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1answer
784 views

Need Help Executing a Remote Task from SQL Server Agent

There is a scheduled task running on a batch server via the Windows Task Scheduler that sometimes overlaps with other scheduled jobs in the SQL Server Agent causing CPU issues. We can solve this if ...
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2answers
4k views

What steps are necessary to safely restart a machine hosting Microsoft SQL Server?

Are there any special steps necessary to prevent data corruption when restarting a server hosting an MS SQL instance? For example, I recently encountered the recommendation of stopping the SQL ...
1
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2answers
142 views

Designing a user table, FName LName v.s Username

I did some research on different ways of getting user's name. Some database designers prefer to have a username that contains first name and last name with space separator, and some other designers ...
1
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1answer
7k views

Enabling LOAD DATA LOCAL INFILE in mysql

LOAD DATA LOCAL INFILE is not enabled by default. Normally, it should be enabled by placing local-infile=1 in my.cnf. But it does not work for all installations. In my experience, it worked for Debian ...
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3answers
285 views

xtrabackup prepare - after dump or before restore?

i have doubts about xtrabackup --apply-log. is there any difference when use it? should it be done right after dump or before restore (even few months later)? seems stupid, but maybe i missing ...
0
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2answers
260 views

Oracle - Clause where in case when

all! I want to know how wrote this code of SQL, I already trying but i get message error. I wrote two way different this SQL. See you below SELECT * FROM tabela WHERE coluna IN (CASE WHEN 1 = ...
0
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1answer
1k views

What is the best practices to backup and restore full and partial database with SQL Server 2012 and C#?

How can I do the following with C#: Completely backup an existing database. Partially backup an existing database. Completely restore an existing database from a backup file. Partially restore an ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Recover the disk space after deleting rows from table

I deleted millions of rows from one of the table with innodb engine. I know that I need to run optimize table to recover the space. But running that will cause lock on the table, which will affect the ...
1
vote
1answer
183 views

Stored procedure to validate xml content against dtd

I have a stored procedure which creates xml content and then is stored to a xml file. Is it possible to validate the generated xml content against a dtd file? Thank you in advance!
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2answers
2k views

SQL Server db user mapped to windows login not in SQL Server logins

I am on a SQL Server 2008 where i login with DOMAIN\USER_A On my database i can see this login is mapped to the user dbo of that database. What i don't understand is that DOMAIN\USER_A is nowhere to ...
0
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2answers
266 views

Find missing indexes

tool available to find missing indexes in mssql 2008 ? can we find the missing index using Database Engine Tuning Advisor
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3answers
148 views

in-memory SQL database system [closed]

In an application, I am using mysql's TEMPORARY TABLE. Since this application does not need permanent tables, I wonder if I can find an alternative RDMS designed for memory tables. I hope to find an ...
1
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2answers
2k views

Freeing space after deleting rows [duplicate]

I have a SQL Server 2008 instance and one table is quite large (log data) so I delete old logs. Now I start to read articles on this problem, here is one. As I see it there is no solution! If I ...
0
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3answers
80 views

Oracle Data Guard - redo logs not in chronological order?

The disadvantages section of the Wikipedia entry for Oracle Data Guard says: If the network link connecting primary and standby is over-subscribed, the redo logs are not applied in chronological ...
3
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1answer
125 views

SQL Server 2008 - How to check FK integrity?

I'd like to pull a partial dataset from production for test environments - e.g. Copy the production database with only the first 100 rows of each table or 5% of the data - which ever comes first. ...
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0answers
109 views

Are duplicates ever acceptable in a database

A warehouse system I am working on allows inwards consignments [type = 0] and outwards consignments [type = 1]. The user selects multiple products for each consignment and then multiple warehouse ...
6
votes
2answers
506 views

What to do after deleting a million records

We are implementing a new feature in our system that will cause about a million records (each record is tiny, basically a GUID, a date, and four smallint fields) to be purged from a table every night. ...
3
votes
1answer
15k views

MySQL 5.6 DateTime Incorrect datetime value: '2013-08-25T17:00:00+00:00' with Error Code 1292

I'm using MySQL 5.6 and I have a program that runs the following SQL statement: UPDATE m_table SET s_time = '2013-08-25T17:00:00+00:00' WHERE id = '123' against my database. Unforutnately, I get the ...
3
votes
1answer
326 views

MySQL / Fusion IO Configuration Question

I need a little configuration optimization. I think what I have is pretty good but feel like there's still room for improvement. Current Config [mysqld] user=mysql datadir=/var/lib/mysql ...
6
votes
1answer
125 views

Is there a way to implement a cross-database task on SQL Server 2012 with the Availability Groups feature?

We use SQL Server 2012 and its new Availability Groups (AG) feature. There is a task for moving old data of some tables from one database to another database. Both databases are included into ...
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0answers
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MySQL probelm in port: 3306

All websites on my VPS getting very slow, after dedcting the problem found that there are a line take 99.9% of the CPU: /usr/sbin/mysqld --basedir=/usr --datadir=/var/lib/mysql \ ...
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0answers
72 views

Dynamic form from a database [closed]

I am considering to develop a dynamic form so all the fields and validation type can be stored on the database. For example I could do table design something like this: Field ID | Field title | ...
1
vote
0answers
49 views

Restoring a database to a point in time: Database I want not showing up in dropdown list

I want to restore to a point in time from a database that is already attached. When I try to do this using SMSS I cannot find the database I want in the dropdown list, but oddly it has a couple ...
1
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0answers
84 views

Mysql encrypted database contents by proxy?

Forive the amateur nature of this question. I work with Wordpress, often transforming the vanilla flavour into custom made versions for clients. Increasingly clients require more and more marketing ...
2
votes
1answer
166 views

Sphinx: Indexer causes MySQL to hang

Not sure what's going on. I run indexer --all --rotate When it finishes mysql hangs and not accepting new connections. from my observation as soon as indexer finishes, all update,insert,delete ...
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vote
0answers
153 views

UPLOCK to avoid multiple reads

Given the following table structure... Orders ====== OrderId int PK OrderEvent =========== OrderEventId int PK OrderId int FK EventTypeId int FK I've got multiple concurrent processes SELECT-ing ...

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