Database language for managing data in relational database management systems (RDBMS). Note that each database implements SQL with slight variations. Please remember to tag with your specific database as well, e.g. [tag:mysql], [tag:postgres], [tag:mssql], [tag:oracle]

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How do you migrate a SQL Membership database with encrypted passwords where the decryption key is autogenerated?

I have a server where the machine.config states the following: <machineKey validationKey="AutoGenerate,IsolateApps" decryptionKey="AutoGenerate,IsolateApps" validation="SHA1"/> A decryption ...
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SQL Server doesn't allow to execute subquery as dynamic SQL

I tried to make a dynamic SQL which gets all tasks for some users The procedure [GetAllSubExecutorsByUserId] returns IDs of all subalterns of curent user I write these IDs into a temporary table, and ...
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issue with Postgresql password on ubuntu [on hold]

I can't seem to access the password to postgresql. I used sudo -u postgres psql postgres postgres=# \password postgres Enter new password: Enter again: It was successful here. But after logging ...
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Azure SQL - Sudden connection spike

At first: This is my first question on Serverfault. I am not sure if it fits better on Information Security. If so, please leave a comment and I will move the question. Question My company is ...
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Database sql server Mirroring or replication

I have SQL server 2008 R1 with standard edition. I have a large database i.e. 500GB that i.e. growing rapidly 10GB a month .It is a cloud based solution. We have another data center where the ...
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Cannot connect to Sql Server 2014 running on VM running from Hyper-V Server [on hold]

I cannot connect to sql server from any other desktops or servers. The VM is running Server 2012/Sql Server 2014 with a Hyper-V Server 2012 host. The host has a switch with external network ...
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Having Trouble Setting up OLAP/Analysis Services on SQL Server 2014

I have been having extreme trouble setting up an azure server with a sample multidimensional database i have been using this tutorial ...
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DB Server and Fully Qualified Domain Name

I have a hosted virtual server (Windows Server 2012 R2) that exists solely to host a few SQL databases. I need to purchase a SSL certificate to encrypt data but purchasing a certificate requires that ...
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Hyper-V Guest data encryption

I have a new requirement to encrypt the data inside an sql database while it is at rest. So far I've looked at Bitlocker (see below), and other commercial products (I won't name because I'm not ...
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Website exploited, suspected SQL injection + PHP check bypassed, but can't explain how the latter was performed [migrated]

Background: A website I made some year ago has been recently attacked; the exploiters managed to get access to the PHP front-end I made for the client, which is used to upload files, and they managed ...
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Powershell execution policy within SQL Server

Can anyone help? Firstly I apologise if this is the wrong forum and for the amount of text you have to read. I'm not allowed to post images yet and a picture is worth a thousand words..... When ...
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Where are the latest benchmarks on SQL-on-Hadoop performance?

I'm investigating adoption of Hadoop in my company, and a key requirement will be use of SQL for doing analytics. Hard to know exactly what the main usages will be but no doubt a mix of small and ...
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Copy DB table across 2 different MSSQL servers

I have 2 MSSQL servers running, with more or less the same data set. It is really a production/development setup. Now, my workflow is like this. Every day backups are made of each one of the ...
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MS SQL - Replication alongside Mirroring?

are you able to combine both features with MS SQL-Server? E.g. a principal server (A) got a transactional replication to another sql instance somewhere in the internet (C). Locally a second SQL Server ...
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how to create public SQL server [closed]

I installed sql server on my computer. I can work with it as localserver. But i want to it to be a public server. I followed lot of tutorials but it's still don't work(I can't connect the server ...
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Renamed a SQL Server, however maintenance plans still have old name

A colleague has renamed a SQL server, however all of the maintenance plans still have references to 'OLD_NAME' as 'Local Server Connection'. The text boxes containing the server names for Local ...
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32Bit ODBC DSN “Server does not exist or access denied” but 64 bit ODBC OK connecting to SQL Server 2014

Using a new SQL Server 2014 Connecting via 32bit ODBC fails giving the error "Server does not exist or access denied" Connecting via 64 bit ODBC is successful What might cause this?
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Sending Email from SQL Server Agent scheduled job

I've scheduled a job in SQL Server Agent that sends the result of a query in an email. If I execute the stored procedure from SSMS, it works fine. But the SQL Server Agent is not able to send emails. ...
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SSH Tunnel issues

Our setup is as follows; - 2 tomcat servers hosting sites - 1 load balancer - SSH connection to client server which contains database This approach has worked fine with the exception of one client ...
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Does SQL Azure Data Sync conflicts get logged?

I have successfully synced my SQL Azure DB with my on-premise DB. The log shows the following: Sync completed successfully in 1884.76 seconds. Upload: 405323 changes applied Download: 0 ...
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How do I create an SQLAlchemy class with two foreign keys (to different tables)?

Contrived example: class Person(Base): __tablename__ = 'person' id = Column(Integer, primary_key=True) name = Column(Unicode) class Location(Base): __tablename__ = 'address' id = ...
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Error: Package 'Microsoft SQL Management Studio Package' failed to load. In SQL Server Management Studio

I had installed SQL Server 2008 R2, the installation was succesful. But I can't open the Management Studio because this error is shown: Package 'Microsoft SQL Management Studio Package' failed to ...
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How to import postgresql file on Linux with space in path?

If I try to import an sql script with a space in path, the file is not found. mypsqluser=> \i /home/markus/Documents/Projekte/My App/Installation/server_sql_script.sql ...
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SQL & BITS Errors on prereq for SCCM 2012

Hey anyone that can help, I've been stumped by this problem for a while now and I've no idea what to do. I've installed SQL 2008 to run with SCCM '12. I've set Log On As a domain account with ...
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How to backup SQL database without users and stored procedures

I have a database which i need to take backup monthly / or by running an script. I need to backup the data and structure only. I don't want to backup stored procedures and users for example... I have ...
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Clone database or copy data from RDS MSSQL DB to local database

Is there anyway I can clone an amazon RDS MSSQL DB to my ec2 instance local DB? And this has to be done through powershell also. Basically I need backup of RDS MSSQL DB in sql or bak extension, but ...
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SQL Server 2008: Delete database while Rollback is in progress

I am trying to remove a test database in which a database modification failed. The resources being consumed by the rollback action in SQL are affecting production databases (users reporting slow ...
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SSRS Report fails with conversion error but runs fine in ssms?

I have an issue with a report that was written before my time (I warn you it's got a lot of code and the error makes no sense). Basically its a stored procedure that creates a table variable and then ...
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Generic sql query email alert program

Has anyone ever ran across a program that in a generic manner will execute a sql query and then based on criteria email out alerts. Going to create such a framework but don't want to re create the ...
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MSSQL application failing to connect to database server

We run a very old application that connects to an MS SQL server 2008 database using the SQL server native client 10. Sometimes if there has been a power failure with the server the clients will stop ...
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SQL Server Express and SharePoint

We have a client that would like to use SQL Server Express with SharePoint instead of forking out a minimum or $7000 for SQL Standard. I know SQL Standard is the best option here, but the price tag is ...
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Why Sql browser local connection works when turned off

I recently get to interesting issue with Sql server browser. I have Win 2008 R2 datacenter server running multiple instances of Sql server and Sql browser. The instances are running under dynamic port ...
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SP_UsageAndHealth Database, What Is It and Can I Shrink It?

I have a SharePoint 2013 server whose SP_UsageAndHealth database started growing out of control this morning. It's grown from about 50GB to a terrabyte and a half in the space of a couple of hours. ...
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Asphostportal IIS6 vs IIS7

I have two shared accounts at asphostportal. One uses IIS 6 and one uses IIS7. On both I have websites in Classic ASP. On the IIS 6 account, when I make an error in code and upload it then try to ...
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Third-party SSD solutions in ProLiant Gen8 servers

I was wondering if anyone had any specific experience using Intel DC3700 SSDs (or similar) in the HP (DL380p) Gen8 servers? I'm upgrading a set of database servers that use direct-attached storage. ...
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Log In failed for user error 18456

I have two servers. Both of the servers have two different database that will be joined together using SQL Server Agent. However, during this activity SQL Server is throwing a Log In Failed Error. ...
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postgres sql returning "more than one row returned by a subquery used as an expression

Postgres sql is returning: more than one row returned by a subquery used as an expression The data base format is: rpt_rec_num | wksht_cd | line_num | clmn_num | itm_val_num ...
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Sql Express DB on Server 2008 R2 is there a product to test for coding errors

This is mostly an annoyance and not a huge problem. The issue is tied to the execution time for server requests for small data pulls. If I ask thee software to create a list of any 200 clients ...
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hMailServer --> find all bounced back emails

I've been assigned to clean up some of our obsolete client's email from database. So the process was to send all client an email and see which one bounces back. now the problem is I can't find where ...
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Import outdated MySQL dump using console

I have a mysql dump file created by outdated MySQL version. I have no access to that server (console). If i use this command on my current server: mysql -u user -p dbname < dump.sql I get this ...
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SQL User Bulk Removal

After I removed an AD Group from the general security area, it's still mapped to about 18 Databases (This is a QA box) how can I get rid of all the account without having to go through each DB one by ...
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Converting Filemaker to SQL or another database system

Currently at work we have a Filemaker database running on Filemaker Server 7 on a Windows Small Business Server 2003. I would like to change from using Filemaker to a different database, one with a ...
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How to rebuild MS Agent Jobs from MSDB table?

This morning our DB server died. They restored backups to another server but these didn't include the many MS Agent jobs. Anyway I have managed to get a backup of the old MSDB table where all the ...
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SQL Listener on Azure can't connect

I'm having an issue trying to create an SQL listener on a VM hosted in Azure. I have followed the instructions from MS on this link and everything seemed to go through fine. The listener created ...
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Can SQL Server 2008 R2 be used to allocate resources by specific program?

Recently, I have come into a scenario where I have been brought in to help manage a hosted system where we host our own product for our customer. Each customer is given a unique user to a specific ...
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Migrate MSSQL 2008R2 to 2012 (new hardware)

Since hardware support for our server ends we are migrating to a new hardware and simultaneously upgrading MSSQL 2008R2 to MSSQL 2012. I searched a little bit and found some guides, but they all ...
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MySQL table does not exist

I am getting following error in err file. 110803 6:51:26 InnoDB: Error: table `ims`.`temp_discoveryjobdetails` already exists in InnoDB internal InnoDB: data dictionary. Have you deleted the .frm ...
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Unexplained CPU and Disk activity spikes in SQL Server 2005

Before I pose my question, please allow me to describe the situation. I have a database server, with a number of tables. Two of the biggest tables contain over 800k rows each. The majority of rows ...
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X3250 Server: stuck at firmware screen

The server is initialize, then it is stuck at the IBM System X Server Firmware screen (before F1, F12 appears, etc). You can see in the attached image. ...
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Is there a MySQL equivalent of SHOW CREATE TABLE in postgres?

Is there a MySQL equivalent of SHOW CREATE TABLE in postgres? Is this possible? If not what is the next best solution? I need the statement because I use it to create the table on an remote server ...