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Just been working on a silent install script for SQL 2012, and had a few odd errors. Unfortunately, I don’t have direct access to the server, just to my notes from the install. Error: “‘<null or empty string>’ is not … Continue reading →
Just a quickie, as I didn’t have the time to take screenshots. Installing SQL Server 2012 on a new Windows Server 2012 VM. Part-way through the installation, I got the following error message: TITLE: Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Service Pack … Continue reading →
Here’s a little bit of the pain that I’m facing today. I was trying a SQL Server RESTORE (using Quest’s Litespeed for SQL Server) of one of our databases, one that has a fulltext index. The restore was consistently failing … Continue reading →