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FIX: The MDX query is unsuccessful and you receive an error message if you query a ROLAP-based dimension in SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services
Article ID: 891575 - View products that this article applies to.
Bug #: 14538 (Plato7x)
This article describes the following about this hotfix release:
In Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services, you run a Multidimensional Expressions (MDX) query that uses a RANGE function. If you query a ROLAP-based dimension, the MDX query is unsuccessful (fails). When you run the MDX query, you receive the following error message:
For a list of previous hotfixes, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Unable to display opened cellset
Cells cannot be created for this cellset because one of the axes contains no positions
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/810185/ )SQL Server 2000 hotfix update for SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 3 and 3a
To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Product Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290211/ )How to obtain the latest SQL Server 2000 service pack
The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Note Because of file dependencies, the most recent hotfix that contains these files may also contain additional files.
Date Time Version Size File name ------------------------------------------------------- 05-Jan-2005 03:56 8.0.999.0 1,380,944 Msdmine.dll 31-Dec-2004 19:30 18,800 Msmd.h 05-Jan-2005 03:56 8.0.999.0 221,760 Msmdcb80.dll 05-Jan-2005 03:56 22.214.171.1249 4,076,104 Msmddo80.dll 05-Jan-2005 03:56 8.0.999.0 1,036,864 Msmdgd80.dll 05-Jan-2005 03:56 8.0.999.0 172,608 Msmdpump.dll 05-Jan-2005 03:22 8.0.999.0 446,524 Msmdsgn.rll 05-Jan-2005 03:56 126.96.36.1999 9,642,572 Msmdsgn80.dll 05-Jan-2005 03:56 8.0.999.0 1,847,876 Msmdsrv.exe 05-Jan-2005 03:56 8.0.999.0 1,397,312 Msmdvldm.exe 05-Jan-2005 03:56 8.0.999.0 2,089,552 Msolap80.dll 05-Jan-2005 01:00 8.0.999.0 213,068 Msolap80.rll
To work around this problem, set the storage mode to MOLAP for the dimension.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
822499For additional information about the terminology that is used when Microsoft corrects software after it is released, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/822499/ )New naming schema for Microsoft SQL Server software update packages
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 891575 - Last Review: November 21, 2006 - Revision: 1.4