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BUG #: 55981 (SQLBUG_70)
A handled access violation (AV) exception error occurs within a SELECT statement under the following conditions:
Short Stack Dump 0x006bdcab Module(sqlservr+2bdcab) (SDES::RepositionScan+39) 0x005911db Module(sqlservr+1911db) (RowsetSS::ReaquireLatchLong+b4) 0x00421775 Module(sqlservr+21775) (RowsetSS::GetData+42) 0x004ac022 Module(sqlservr+ac022) (CValSSTable::GetDataX+1c) 0x00630cc8 Module(sqlservr+230cc8) (CEs::FastCompare+7e) 0x00426876 Module(sqlservr+26876) (CDataBuffer::FGetPredicate+3a) 1999-06-23 12:20:31.87 spid9 CImageHelper::GetSym Error - The specified module could not be found.
The problem occurs when the execution plan performs a Hash Match without any sorting or ordering. The workaround is to apply either query hints or join hints that will create an execution plan that performs a sort or an order.
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in SQL Server 7.0. This problem has been corrected in U.S. Service Pack 3 for Microsoft SQL Server 7.0. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
274799For more information, contact your primary support provider. Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in SQL Server 2000.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/274799/ )INF: How to Obtain Service Pack 3 for Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 and Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE) 1.0