Article ID: 914780 - View products that this article applies to.
BUG #: 408626 (SQLBUDT)
When you try to use a merge publication that you created in Microsoft SQL Server 2005, you may receive one of the following error messages:
Error message 1
Precomputed partitions cannot be used because articles "%s" and "%s" are part of a join filter and at least one of them has a constraint with a CASCADE action defined.
Error message 2
This problem occurs when the following conditions are true:
The logical record relationship between articles "%s" and "%s" cannot be added because at least one of the articles has a constraint with a CASCADE action defined.
This problem occurs because precomputed partitions cannot be used for a table that is specified to use cascading referential integrity constraints.
Service pack informationTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft SQL Server 2005. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/913089/ )How to obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 2005
To work around this problem, set the Precompute partitions setting to False. Alternatively, rewrite the referential integrity constraints by not using cascading referential integrity.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This problem was first corrected in Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 1.
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