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What's the owner of SqlServerAgent job for?

What is the possible use of owner of an SQL Server Agent job, I wonder? Removed, and left it blank and the job still succeeds
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SQL Server 2005 and Standalone VB application

I'm new to this forum and just want to ask some questions/suggestions on how to manage my database.. I'm having an application with sql server 2005 database as a backend. I want make the ...
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Cloning Postgres schema/tables across multiple servers

I'm working on a project that has databases across multiple servers, with one server for each business client. The project has some identical 'base' tables that are present in all the databases (for ...
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1answer
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XOR binary values greater than 64bit

I have a binary blob holding the results of a SHA256 hash that I XOR with a script generated SHA256 hash. For testing I am using the values usertokens and methodtoken for the test hashes. hash1: ...
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SQL queries are very slow

I have noticed that my queries are getting slower. Some update queries take about 48-50 seconds. Here's how it looks: [root@db-1 ~]# tail /var/lib/mysql/mysql-slow.log # Time: 131113 17:09:48 # ...
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Optimizing a CTE hierarchy

Update below I have a table of accounts with a typical acct/parent account architecture to represent a hierarchy of accounts (SQL Server 2012). I created a VIEW using a CTE to hash out the hierarchy, ...
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1answer
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How to copy a table in a production server without WRITE lock and without writing to a file

I'm trying to copy a table in a production table. When I'm performing on InnoDB tables: INSERT INTO new_table (SELECT * FROM table) I have a write lock on table. Is it possible to avoid this lock? ...
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0answers
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optimizing a CTE Hierarchy [duplicate]

I have a table of accounts with a typical acct/parent account architecture to represent a hierarchy of accounts (SQL Server 2012). I created a VIEW using a CTE to hash out the hierarchy, and on the ...
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I can not seem to turn this while loop in a recursive cte

There is a very frustrating side after 2 days ... but hey, I submit myself and I ask: o (   I Can not Seem To turn this while loop in recursive CTE ... If someone could help me please. I would like ...
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1answer
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How to recover from two queries stuck in kill state causing all the database to not respond? [closed]

During a INSERT INTO new_table (f1, f2, ..., fn) (SELECT f1, f2, ..., fn FROM table) I clicked the new_table in php-myadmin which ran a simple SELECT * FROM new_table LIMIT 0, 30 which ofcourse ...
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MySQL Update Trigger that updates multiple columns from values in another table

I have a table PRODUCTS with columns id, name, sku, packaging_type, width, height, weight, case_count. I want a trigger to fire when packaging_type is updated. packaging_type will be an integer ...
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1answer
8k views

Oracle 11g increasing shared pool size and java pool size

i need to install/configure oracle jvm on 11g. to be able to install same i need to increase the size of shared_pool_size and java_pool_size. i have automatic memory management enabled. my ...
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0answers
832 views

SQL Server Agent - Will Job Run on Specific Future Date?

I have a number of SQL Server Agent jobs will different types of schedules (Daily, Weekly, Monthly). Each of these jobs will represent an event. For example there will be an FTP job that will ...
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2answers
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Mysqld.exe memory usage

I am using mysql 5.6.14, For a long time i got large memory usage by mysqld.exe, i was trying many different solutions and my.ini settings to fix this up but didn't succeed, This is my config ...
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Help with Mysql with 100K+ Table

Hi im trying to develop a database design in which its gonna have 100K+ tables residing in it. My major concern here is will Mysql be able to hold that much amount of tables with no performance ...
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1answer
139 views

Is Postgres ignoring my function cost annotation?

Why does this: create or replace function dummy() returns double precision as $$ SELECT random() $$ LANGUAGE SQL COST 777; explain select dummy(); return this: Result (cost=0.00..0.01 rows=1 ...
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0answers
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Running SSIS on SQL Server without SSIS installed [duplicate]

This is a follow-up to this question: Running an SSIS package without the SSIS service installed I have build an SSIS package on my local machine but when deploying to a server, I get the following ...
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1answer
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Script all tables in a database

In SQL Server 2008 - is there any script available which will list all tables (incl column names, data type, length) for the entire database - with one script.
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1answer
53 views

Is it possible to list all user that accessed to specific table

Is there a way in Oracle (11) to make a list of users when they were last accessed (select / update / insert or delete) a table or view ? Thanks
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1answer
525 views

Poor query performance

We have a large (10,000+ lines) procedure that typically runs in 0.5-6.0 seconds depending on how much data it has to work with. Over the past month or so it has started taking 30+ seconds after we do ...
2
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1answer
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Does “use AWE to allocate memory” do anything on a SQL Server 2008 R2 64bit Windows 2003 system?

After checking the box I noticed that queries that would timeout after 30 seconds would complete execution. The TechNet article says "AWE is not required and cannot be configured on 64-bit ...
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1answer
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MySQL: Error while reverse engineering database from a sql file

I'm trying to reverse engineer a DB in MySql with a sql file generated from an OpenOffice database. while trying to import and run the sql file, I get the following error: ERROR: Line 1: syntax ...
2
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2answers
995 views

Find which permissions are being used for a given user on a object

Is there any way in which I can see what permissions are being used to determine a users access to a given object? I'm able to see which permissions have been granted to various roles and users within ...
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1answer
5k views

How to convert bytea to text value in postgres?

In my application I insert data in database using C code, since the strings I receive from an untrusted source I have escaped them using PQescapeByteaConn of libpq library. Which is working perfectly ...
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2answers
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Master slave replication in mysql seconds behind master goes on increasing

In replication at slave end seconds_behind_master goes on increasing. The dump file for upload is of 6.7 gb large, can it be the reason for the lagging of seconds behind master?
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2answers
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MySQL getting result using 3 Tables and case statements

I have 3 tables named person,person1, person2. All the 3 table has 2 columns name and phno. Now my requirement is, if i give any particular phno it has to show either yes or no for the corresponding ...
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1answer
287 views

How to create a trigger that update the date and time field and modify of the row

I want to create trigger that will update the record. The situation is like: I have one column named CheckInDateTime and one more named Status. If the administrator is not able to update the Status ...
4
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3answers
543 views

Is it possible to setup failover clustering between a 32 bit instance and a 64 bit instance?

I am attempting to setup a couple of virtual machines in my lab for testing failover clustering on SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008. One of the hosts I have is not capable of running a 64 bit ...
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0answers
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Database design to track inventory?

Would this be a good starting point for tracking inventory with several warehouses? If yes what is the best approach to sum quantity when displaying stock by warehouse/type/general? mysql structure ...
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0answers
542 views

Speed of one big insert vs multiple small inserts on SQL Server

I have a write-heavy application in which my initial testing has shown that one large insert into a table with four "large" columns is significantly faster than four inserts (in a single transaction) ...
2
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1answer
5k views

Any way to import-export-migrate-save-restore a maintenance plan without having SSIS installed (and running)? [duplicate]

I am having dozens of MSSQL Servers 2012 R2 on Windows Server 2008 R2 with similar setup, configuration (in virtual machines) in production. Neither has SSIS installed. I have to similarly maintain ...
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2answers
781 views

Restore in Full Recovery model with no transaction log backups

Just realized one of our databases has been in Full Recovery mode but we've not been making log backups. On a nightly basis, we've been running a job that runs this T-SQL command to do the database ...
0
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1answer
2k views

Linked Server Between SQL Server and iSeries is rounding decimals

We just set up a new SQL Server 2008 database, and I got the link set up between our server and an iSeries As400 server that we get some of our data from. The problem I'm having is that it is ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

How Do I Troubleshoot Login Failed Errors In SQL Server?

What are some tips for troubleshooting SQL Server login errors? Questions like: How Do I see the full Error Message? My client just has a generic error message that says logon failed with no real ...
2
votes
1answer
353 views

Implications of a second index on a timestamp field in a sequential table

I have a MySQL table of a few gigabytes with roughly ~100M rows. I store data sequentially, such that the timestamps increase as the ID also increases. Because ordering and filtering by the timestamp ...
2
votes
1answer
883 views

MySQL InnoDB issue not using indexes correctly [Percona 5.6]

I just installed Percona 5.6 on my new CentOS 6.4 server. It's a fast machine 32 core xenon, 72GB ram, 8x SAS RAID 10 setup. So far so good My old server is a bit less powerful, and was running ...
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2answers
299 views

MySQL (InnoDB) UPDATE SET performance with value in WHERE AND clause

If an UPDATE query is performed where the values being SET are also part of the WHERE clause, in the form of an additional AND statement on the column being set's value, is there a significant ...
3
votes
2answers
432 views

How do I create a table with a column that uses a sequence?

I have the following CREATE TABLE [MyTable] ( [ID] [bigint] PRIMARY KEY NOT NULL, [Title] [nvarchar](64) NOT NULL ) CREATE SEQUENCE MyTableID START WITH 1 INCREMENT BY 1 NO CACHE ...
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votes
1answer
163 views

how to update multiple records for single user in database? [closed]

I want to update multiple roles for user when admin update user roles I have table as follow user_roles username || role_name user1 | role1 user2 | role2 users username || ...
0
votes
1answer
671 views

How can I keep two databases on different sites in sync?

I'm working on a web application that exists at two sites. Each system is hosted on it's own LAMP stack, with access restricted to specific users on the network. When content is updated via user ...
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vote
3answers
199 views

Best practice to query administrative views for instance level elements

I want to query a monitor element at instance level (for example the memory used for the instance) via a query like this: SELECT MEMBER, MAX_MEMBER_MEM, CURRENT_MEMBER_MEM, PEAK_MEMBER_MEM FROM ...
0
votes
2answers
261 views

Using IF and other conditions in T-SQL (trying to import data from Oracle using SQL Server SSIS)

I am using SQL Server 2012 SSIS package to fetch data from Oracle and insert it into SQL Server 2012. I am doing it for the first time and every thing is fine i.e. all data from a particular table ...
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votes
1answer
51 views

Getting user input [closed]

I try to get user input but I get an error and I'm not sure what to do,as I'm new into databases and according to w3schools this is the way to do it. vers = getRequestString("Give the version you ...
0
votes
1answer
57 views

Linked SQL Servers

I'm trying to link 2 SQL Servers (2008 and 2005). I have tried it via the GUI and scripts, and having no luck. I have problems trying to to query through it with access. As I'm not the Admin of the ...
0
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1answer
64 views

Access: search for more than one parameter?

I need to perform several queries, looking for more than one parameter. for example: in my field "lenght" I want to extract values matching both 4.6 and 4.7. then, next time I need 5.8 and 5.9, and ...
3
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1answer
19k views

Slow MySql Server Performance - What and How to check?

start:disclaimer I'm not a MySql Server DBA; I know mostly of MSSQL - which is why I need your help. end:disclaimer I've been asked to check why the MySql server engine is performing poorly - I ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

How to define alias in an ARRAY_AGG expression?

I'm trying to return pure JSON from a Postgres 9.2 table. SELECT ARRAY_TO_JSON(ARRAY_AGG(ALBUM_ROW)) FROM ( SELECT album, max(release_year) AS release_year, ...
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2answers
777 views

Appropriate database for web analytics? [closed]

I am working on the web analytics it is similar to google analytics, Currently i am using the mongoDB. Problem using MongoDB Writing and reading is performed at the same time so after some point ...
0
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0answers
112 views

Is Oracle pro*C/C++ part of any of the Oracle database editions or is it a separate product to be purchased? [closed]

Can somebody tell me if Oracle pro*C/C++ comes with one of the Oracle database editions such as Oracle Database Standard or Enterprise or should it be purchased separately?
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2answers
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Xampp 3.2.1 error: MySQL shut down unexpectedly

I logged into Xampp today and it wouldn't launch MySQL. It said there was an error and it shut down unexpectedly. Here are the errors from the error log. Hoping someone has seen this before, ...

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