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SQL Server recovery using differential backup

One of my DBAs said while trying to restore differential backup he was getting  : Fix : Error : Msg 3117, Level 16, State 4 The log or differential backup cannot be restored because no files are ready to rollforward … Continue reading

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Restoring Mac using time machine backup

One of the reason why I upgraded from OS Tiger to OS Leopard was time machine.  I loved the way it backed up the system behind the scene .  Time machine had rescued me couple of times before when I … Continue reading

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Back to the past in DB2 !

Have y’all ever failed back to a previous version of DB2 after few weeks.  Try it…its a nightmare !  Failing back during a migration window is pretty easy if you are doing a side by side migration.  I had recently … Continue reading

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