[EN] SQL Server 2012 RTM Cumulative Update 2 is available

LOGO__SQLServer2012Last and in my opinion most interesting is the second update for new SQL Server 2012. It’s third package of cumulative updates (after packages for SQL Server 2008 R2 and SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1) in today series.

In this Cumulative Update 2 [version build: 11.0.2325.0.] Microsoft resolved & fixed a big number of bugs for TEN (!) components:
* for SQL Server Analysis Services
* for SQL Server Manageability
* for SQL Server Master Data Services
* for SQL Server Reporting Services
* for SQL Server SQL Engine
* for SQL Server Integration Services
* for SQL Server Data Quality Services
* for SQL Server Deployment Platform
* for SQL Server Massively Parallel Data Warehousing
* for SQL Server Connectivity

Below You can find short information about fixed bugs:

VSTS BUG: 930636 | 2550375
FIX: Deadlock might occur in sys.dm_database_encryption_keys DMV in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012 when you run log shipping from many databases to one secondary server

VSTS BUG: 898904 | 2554905
FIX: “File error: Data may have been lost” error message when you use Excel 2010 to open an Excel report file that was exported from SSRS 2008, from SSRS 2008 R2 or from SSRS 2012

VSTS BUG: 952541 | 2567366
FIX: Slow performance when you restore a database in SQL Server 2008 R2, in SQL Server 2008 or in SQL Server 2012 if CDC is enabled

VSTS BUG: 898891 | 2658474
FIX: Incorrect results when the SqlConnection.GetSchema method retrieves a table’s schema information in SQL Server 2008, in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 898897 | 2665649
FIX: “bufferLen >= colLen” assertion when you run a parallel query in SQL Server 2008, in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 934436 | 2673997
FIX: “The index data is damaged” error message when you run an MDX query against a dimension or partition in SSAS 2008, in SSAS 2008 R2 or in SSAS 2012

VSTS BUG: 919039 | 2675233
FIX: Slow performance when you run an MDX query that uses some sub queries in SSAS 2008 R2 or in SSAS 2012

VSTS BUG: 919042 | 2675522
FIX: Access violation when you run DML statements against a table that has partitioned indexes in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 919043 | 2678796
FIX: You cannot search a Word document or an Excel workbook that is exported from an SSRS 2008 R2 or an SSRS 2012 report by using a keyword in the content of the document or of the workbook in SharePoint 2010

VSTS BUG: 919044 | 2679342
FIX: The field list of the dataset disappears unexpectedly when a report uses a query as a dataset that includes named parameters in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 919050 | 2682488
FIX: Backup operation fails in a SQL Server 2008, in a SQL Server 2008 R2 or in a SQL Server 2012 database after you enable change tracking

VSTS BUG: 919046 | 2682819
FIX: SQL Server 2008 R2 may stop responding when you perform many Update Cube writeback transactions on multiple cubes that belong to different SSAS 2008 R2 or SSAS 2012 databases

VSTS BUG: 929392 | 2683304
FIX: An update is available for SQL Server 2012 that changes the permission restrictions

VSTS BUG: 919047 | 2685132
FIX: The log shipping restore job restores a corrupted transaction log backup to a secondary database when you run a log shipping backup job on an instance of SQL Server 2008 R2 or an instance of SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 890422 | 2685743
FIX: The DQS_PROJECTS database may grow very quickly when you perform the Discovery activity or the Cleansing activity in SQL Server 2012 DQS

VSTS BUG: 919051 | 2689903
FIX: A non-convergence occurs when you run a merge replication publication that uses web synchronization if the value of a column is NULL in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 893264 | 2693652
FIX: Access violation when you run a DAX or MDX query against a tabular model database through a BI semantic model connection in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 905727 | 2698150
FIX: “FlowConfigurationServiceSaveFatalError” error message when you try to open or create a knowledge base in the Data Quality Client in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 907480 | 2699163
FIX: “An unexpected error occurred” error in the PFMemoryHolder::RegisterMemoryHolder function when you run an MDX query in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 915388 | 2699820
FIX: Incorrect alert error message appears in the email message when SQL Server Performance condition alerts send the alerts errors through email message in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 921065 | 2703152
FIX: Access violation when you call a CLR stored procedure that references a user-defined table type parameter in SQL Server 2012 or in SQL Server 2008 R2

VSTS BUG: 935025 | 2705571
FIX: SQL Server Data Quality Client stops responding when you try to delete a data quality project after you install Cumulative Update 1 for SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 890393 | 2708594
FIX: Locked page allocations are enabled without any warning after you upgrade to SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 934699 | 2710782
FIX: A database from an earlier version of SQL Server becomes unusable when you attach it to an instance of SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 933353 | 2711683
FIX: An access violation occurs intermittently when you run a query against a table that has a columnstore index in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 949533 | 2714785
FIX: “Cannot show requested dialog” error message when you try to view properties of a database in a SQL Server 2012 instance

VSTS BUG: 921066 | 2717234
FIX: Transaction history does not log the changes after you use EBS to change an attribute which has a NULL value in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 931241 | 2717239
FIX: “An error occurred while saving the subscription view” error message occurs when you create a subscription view against a recursive derived hierarchy in SQL Server 2012 Master Data Services

VSTS BUG: 958921 | 2719217
FIX: SQL Server stops responding when you enable RCSI for a database in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 or in Microsoft SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 924987 | 2720678
FIX: A hotfix is available that reverts the ID for AMO trace subclasses in SQL Server 2012 to earlier versions

VSTS BUG: 948931 | 2720690
FIX: SQL Server 2012 SSDT cannot open a Bulk Insert task in an SSIS package that is created by using the Japanese edition of BIDS

VSTS BUG: 950925 | 2721122
FIX: “Could not open embedded Powerpivot data” error message when a non-administrator user starts SQL Server 2012 PowerPivot for Excel 2010

VSTS BUG: 900425 | 2721610
FIX: An instance of SQL Server 2012 may end unexpectedly when FILESTREAM data is accessed

VSTS BUG: 934799 | 2711145
FIX: Error 41009 is logged in the SQL Server Error log file when you try to create multiple Availability Groups in a SQL Server 2012 AlwaysOn failover clustering environment

VSTS BUG: 894873 | 2720619
FIX: Calculated column that uses the RELATED function c in DAX contains empty values in SQL Server 2012 PowerPivot for Excel 2010 or in Analysis Services Tabular models

VSTS BUG: 950463 | 2720673
FIX: The running of UpdateCells command fails after you run the UpdateCells command two or multiple times to update the value of one cell in a write-enabled cube in SQL Server 2012

VSTS BUG: 924478 | 2720961
FIX: Cluster upgrade operation fails when you upgrade a SQL Server 2008 or SQL Server 2008 R2 cluster instance to SQL Server 2012

Microsoft has recommended to test all hotfixes before updating in production environment. More information about this release You can find with the article: Cumulative Update 2

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this cumulative update.

If You want to go directly to download section jump to Request Hotfix Download Site, where You can choose version (for 32-bit, 64-bit). This release is prepared as multilingual package. As You not Itanium version was not released in SQL Server 2012.

[EN] SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 2 Cumulative Update 10 is available

LOGO__SQLServer2008SP2Microsoft released today two packs of Cumulative Update for SQL Server 2008. In this post I’m writing about SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 2. In this Cumulative Update [10.00.4332.00] Microsoft resolved & fixed two issues in total:

* one issue for SQL Server Engine 
* one issue for SQL Server Manageability 

Below You can find short information about fixed bug:

VSTS BUG: 924226 | 2543687
FIX: Errors when a client application sends an attention signal to SQL Server 2008 or SQL Server 2008 R2

Microsoft has recommended to test all hotfixes before updating in production environment. More information about this release You can find with the article: Cumulative Update 10

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this cumulative update.

If You want to go directly to download section jump to Request Hotfix Download Site, where You can choose version (for 32-bit, 64-bit, itanium). This release is prepared as multilingual package.

[EN] SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 3 Cumulative Update 5 is available

LOGO__SQLServer2008SP3The second one package of Cumulative Update which has been released today is for SQL Server 2008 too. In this post I’m writing about SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 3.

In this Cumulative Update [10.00.5785.00.] Microsoft resolved & fixed thirteen issues in total:
* six issues for SQL Server Engine 
* one issue for SQL Server Analysis Services 
* two issues for SQL Server Reporting Services
* one issue for SQL Server Manageability 
* three issues for Parallel Data Warehouse

Below You can find short information about fixed bug:

VSTS BUG: 872124 | 2567366
FIX: Slow performance when you restore a database in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2008 if CDC is enabled

VSTS BUG: 894849 | 598903
FIX: SQL Server Agent job randomly stops when you schedule the job to run past midnight on specific days in SQL Server 2005, in SQL Server 2008 or in SQL Server 2008 R2

VSTS BUG: 653979 | 504524
FIX: "Bad variable type" or "Type mismatch" error when you run an UPDATE CUBE statement that has a custom weighted allocation formula in SSAS 2008 R2 or in SSAS 2008

VSTS BUG: 928496 | 706518
FIX: The KeepFilesForDays setting does not work in SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services

Microsoft has recommended to test all hotfixes before updating in production environment. More information about this release You can find with the article: Cumulative Update 10

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this cumulative update.

If You want to go directly to download section jump to Request Hotfix Download Site, where You can choose version (for 32-bit, 64-bit, itanium). This release is prepared as multilingual package.