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Creating a MySQL db from an Informix database

There is an existing database that was created in Informix. I would like to export it and then import it into MySQL. I tried to export it using dbschema and it created the dbase.sql file and several ...
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List with all visible meta data in AFTER UPDATE trigger

I have the following issue - something is updating particular table columns when such update is not allowed. I was not able to find the object (searching in T-SQL and ASP code, server jobs), so I ...
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Is there a way to suppress DBCC TRACEON/OFF messages in the Error Log?

We have quite a few dataloading processes that run throughout the day all day long. These processes are setting the 610 flag on for their connection then turning it off when they are done. Because ...
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Header is added when exporting column of type image with BCP to files

I export a column of type image to files using this command: EXEC master..xp_cmdshell 'BCP "SELECT file_name FROM file_table WHERE id = 11 " queryout "C:\bcpdir\test.xml" -T -N' In SQL Management ...
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Using pivot on datetime

I have the following table: Date,Type 2012-01-25 13:48:00.000,1 2012-01-25 13:49:00.000,2 2012-01-26 13:48:00.000,1 2012-01-26 13:49:00.000,2 I tried the pivot function to get this layout: 1,2 ...
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How to group by on two fields and count

CREATE TABLE IF NOT EXISTS `usuarios` ( `id` int(11) NOT NULL AUTO_INCREMENT, `user1` varchar(255) DEFAULT NULL, `user2` varchar(255) DEFAULT NULL, PRIMARY KEY (`id`) ) ENGINE=InnoDB DEFAULT ...
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Corrupted mdf file causing the backup job to fail

We have ran into a problem with one of our SQL server 2008 databases. It appears that something is corrupted in its datafile and this has caused our daily DB backup jobs to fail. The last successful ...
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Combine 3 tables

I have 3 tables, they have in common row index, date, profile. These 3 tables each have partitions based on profile. I need to combine the data from those tables to produce a report at the moment I ...
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Using concat inside a stored procedure parameters

I have a stored procedure and function that accepts a varchar as a parameter and i have this code where i am using concat function in the parameters of such function and stored procedure. DELIMITER ...
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Is it possible to automate the creation of multiple FEDERATED tables in MySQL?

From the MySQL documentation on creating tables for to access data on a remote MySQL server using the FEDERATED storage engine: The basic structure of this table should match that of the remote ...
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How to check SQL database files for physical fragmentation?

I search the Internet and did not find clear explanation if I have to try defragmenting physical database files when my DB resides on SAN. I understand that there are tools and procedures inside some ...
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1answer
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Query performance issues

I need help in improving the performance of the following query. It has the purpose to select one record out of a group of records with an identical ID (doublettes). Rules are that Date2 must be the ...
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1answer
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How to change table with innodb/myisam engine to federated

In my.ini I added [mysqld] federated When I type in a shell show engines; I get this result: But when I try to change one of this tables which are on innodb engine to federated I get an error. ...
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Transaction Isolation level different threads massive number of Writes

I have a lot of threads that writing to DB some data in two tables. tbl_raw_data and tbl_parsed_data where tbl_parsed_data have foreign key to tbl_raw_data. I also need the writing to be superfast. ...
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1answer
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update column without auto timestamp update

Hello everyone I have got a product stock table with a time-stamp column so the so any updated to that row will update the time stamp ,I'm happy with this setting but sometimes I want to update the ...
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What are correct database structure, variable names, types?

Here is my database ERR diagram I'm new to this and I'm creating a database for the following: Question and answer website The user will interact with only one question at a time. The user can ...
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1answer
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MySQL query performance of Date sorted data

I found some articles and questions on this issue but not sure if I got the answer. very new to db modeling so please bear with me My use case is: Save user activities: I'm doing this by creating a ...
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1answer
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Difference between FIND_IN_SET and LIKE

is there a difference in behavior or performance in choosing FIND_IN_SET over LIKE for a operation that looks like: SELECT * FROM my_table WHERE column_1 LIKE %string% vs SELECT * FROM my_table ...
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1answer
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SQL database disaster recovery in a second datacenter using storage

I have the following: Data Center (1) has a set of two Microsoft SQL Server databases. They are clustered using MSCS and shared NetApp storage FAS3250 system. This provides me with local fail-over / ...
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1answer
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Stop on error in PL/SQL developer or Oracle SQL Developer

At this time I am using TOAD to apply SQL*Plus scripts and there is an option to stop on the first error. After it I can fix the script and apply the remaining part. Due to license issues we can't ...
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1answer
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Foreign Keys to tables where primary key is not clustered index

I'm focusing on SQL Server here, but I think this is a database agnostic question, really. I have a table whereby a Guid is logically the primary key. However, uniqueidentifiers apparently make ...
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1answer
263 views

Whats the best practice when using Amazon Redshift as a cache

I have tested Amazon Redshift as a cache. So I save data by a key. But with the time the cache becomes slower and slower. Once I do a VACCUM on the database it get backs to the speed. But should i run ...
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1answer
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How to solve SIDs mistmatching in SQL or orphaned users?

I moved and restored a database from a backup into another SQL Server 2008R2 about a year ago. I wasn't aware of the concept of orphaned users. From what I understood, is that we can end up having ...
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1answer
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Accuracy of mysqldbcompare vs other tools like pt-table-checksum

I was curious to hear what everyone's experiences are with using mysqldbcompare vs pt-table-checksum( from Percona Toolkit ) to find the differences between two MySQL databases. I have heard that ...
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1answer
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How to install Slony for 64-bit PostgreSQL 9.3 on Windows?

I have installed 64-bit version of PostgreSQL 9.3.5 from EnterpriseDB installer. Now I want to install Slony-I through Application Stack Builder, but it offers only 32-bit version of Slony, ...
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work/cache table issues, heavy inserts with heavy reads

we have a work table that stores availability of products. This table is updated with millions of inserts every night and medium amounts of inserts throughout the day. during the updates, we delete ...
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1answer
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Invalid object when selecting from temporary table

I'm creating a temporary table called #PrevStatus. I've confirmed that the create statement is correct. When I run, exec (@TableQuery) which contains the table create statement and then right ...
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1answer
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Issues with self signed certificates, SSL and MongoDB

Note: As specified in my comment I've figured out a solution to this issue regarding a single client/mongo connection. The next step is to figure out a solution for a replica set involving this fix. ...
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1answer
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What should I monitor on the SQL Server machine? [closed]

I need to create some alerts, logging jobs and monitors on a machine that is going to run SQL Server 2012 Standard for an ERP system. The OS will be Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard/Datacenter (if it ...
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1answer
708 views

MongoDB replica set - no election after primary node failed

For testing I killed the primary node of my two-node replica set while the cluster was under heavy write load. I was expecting the secondary node would take over after a few seconds, but this isn't ...
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MongoDB status says all 3 replica are secondary

I've been testing usage of the replica set feature in MongoDB. This morning I tried connecting to the DB, and found that I wasn't capable of doing so. I consoled in to get the rs.status() and got ...
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1answer
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Index file - size changed

I realised today that my index file(which is about 250GB) is smaller than yesterday for about 7GB. Everything, I done in the meantime, was index rebuild. Is it possible that index rebuild is the ...
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1answer
208 views

Large MySQL table, inserts with primary key check

I have a table with 12 million of rows and a following task I should frequently perform: Get search results from somewhere (50 rows). Each result has a key looking as a md5 hash and a table's PM is ...
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2answers
517 views

Returning true or false in a custom function

I have this mysql table schema CREATE TABLE `nxt_records` ( `id` INT(11) NOT NULL AUTO_INCREMENT, `tel_number` VARCHAR(50) NULL DEFAULT NULL, `nxt_status` VARCHAR(50) NULL DEFAULT NULL, ...
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What is a non-clustered index scan

I know what table scan, clustered index scan and index seek is but my google skills let me down to find a precise explanation into non clustered index scans. Why and when a query uses a non clustered ...
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1answer
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How to get statement which causes error 3609?

How to find out which statement causes error Msg 3609, Level 16, State 1, Line 4 The transaction ended in the trigger. The batch has been aborted.? The code seems very straight-forward: -- 1. Check ...
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One field with multiple values?

I know that what I'm asking can't be done or shouldn't be done, but I really don't know how to do it. This is the problem: 2 tables: - Drivers (id_driver, name, etc...) - Trucks (id_truck, model, ...
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1answer
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numbering distinct column values in an ordering but not just displaying the total

I have a column with non-unique entries, we'll call this column "State" (representing the state where an order was shipped to) and a second column called "Times" (representing the times that an order ...
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1answer
791 views

Workaround to avoid read-only table locking during execution of MySql OPTIMIZE command

We need to optimize a large table (on a weekly basis) in order to reclaim disk space, since records are being deleted regularly from the table. The table in question is an InnoDB table and the ...
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1answer
669 views

Oracle OLEDB Connections hang in SQL Server: Can I restart Instance?

There is a killed/rolled back query on this instance that was originally attempting to execute a SELECT on a remote Oracle Server via OLEDB. This query was running for over two days before it finally ...
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0answers
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SQL Server migration from 2005/2008 to 2012 [duplicate]

We need to upgrade two SQL Servers for our projects to SQL Server 2012. Since we’re not db-admins or familiar with such migrations, I wanted to ask you if you could tell me what we have to be aware of ...
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Teradata query to fetch records based on date value

I have a case where current date is passed as a parameter to fetch records in TD through a SQL. If current_date doesnt have any records in the DB, then I need to query the DB using previous date ...
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2answers
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SQL Server Performance

This is rather a generic question. I've always understood that SQL Server likes RAM, the more the better. If for example I had a SQL Server with just a single 2GB database and 8GB RAM, would there ...
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1answer
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What happens on the primary when log cannot be restored on the secondary on Log Shipping

I would like to setup a log shipping but I have a concern as to what would happen if the restore operation on the secondary would fail for some reason. I want the primary database keep working no ...
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1answer
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How to export an image column to files in SQL Server?

I will migrate from a database. There is one column of type image that I would like to export to binary files on the file system. One file for each record. How can I do this with SQL Server?
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2answers
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Optimizing for data that does not fit in memory

We have a database that contains around 235 GB of data (calculcated using pg_total_relation_size for each table) on a server with around 77GB of memory. The server is used for nothing else (aside from ...
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1answer
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How do you calculate the CPU Affinity Bitmap?

I am trying to calculate the bitmap for my 32-core server. I want my instance to use cores 30 and 31. I know that CPU 0 gets assigned a value of 1, CPU 1 gets assigned a value of 2, CPU 3 gets ...
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1answer
184 views

Oracle PLSQL code recovery

I cannot connect to my database as admin, even using connect descriptor neither via RMAN. I am getting TNS-12514 error. I consider to install new instance. Questions: 1) Can I restore/recover PLSQL ...
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1answer
166 views

Insert any type of text in a column

How can I insert any type of text into a column of type text? At the moment I am using this: $$description$$ But a lot of my descriptions contain $ and other signs, so the insert will fail. Do I ...
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1answer
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MySQLfabric — Manage setup problem

MySQL fabric does not get configured , getting these errors : [mysql@dev-dm-gitest101z /root]# mysqlfabric manage setup Error : [INFO] 1413953890.788408 - MainThread - Initializing persister: user ...

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