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BUG #: 57268 (SQLBUG_70)
BUG #: 218599 (SHILOH_BUGS)
If you back up a database with SQL Enterprise Manager (SEM) and you check Verify backup upon completion under the Option tab, SQL Server issues the following commands: BACKUP DATABASE and RESTORE VERIFYONLY. RESTORE VERIFYONLY checks whether the backup set is complete and whether all volumes are readable.
For example, if you back up the Pubs database to a backup device called Test, SQL server runs the following two SQL commands:
However, if you schedule a job through the SQL Enterprise Manager to do the same database back up, SQL Server only schedules BACKUP DATABASE without the RESTORE VERIFYONLY option.
SQL Server 2000To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft SQL Server 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290211/EN-US/ )INF: How to Obtain the Latest SQL Server 2000 Service Pack
SQL Server 7.0To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 7.0. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/301511/EN-US/ )INF: How to Obtain the Latest SQL Server 7.0 Service Pack
Because the scheduled backup job does not do the verification, you can change the job step manually from
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
SQL Server 2000This problem was first corrected in SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 1.
SQL Server 7.0This problem was first corrected in SQL Server 7.0 Service Pack 3.
Article ID: 279015 - Last Review: October 28, 2003 - Revision: 3.2
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