FIX: Indexes may grow very large when you insert a row into a table and then update the same row in SQL Server 2005

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Article ID: 916046 - View products that this article applies to.
Bug #: 464 (SQL Hotfix)
Microsoft distributes Microsoft SQL Server 2005 fixes as one downloadable file. Because the fixes are cumulative, each new release contains all the hotfixes and all the security fixes that were included with the previous SQL Server 2005 fix release.
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SUMMARY

This article describes the following about this hotfix release:
  • The issues that are fixed by this hotfix package.
  • The prerequisites for installing the hotfix package.
  • Whether you must restart the computer after you install the hotfix package.
  • Whether the hotfix package is replaced by any other hotfix package.
  • Whether you must make any registry changes.
  • The files that are contained in the hotfix package.

SYMPTOMS

When you insert a row into a table and then update the same row in Microsoft SQL Server 2005, you notice that the indexes of the table grow very large.

RESOLUTION

Cumulative hotfix package information

To resolve this problem, install the cumulative hotfix package (build 2153) for SQL Server 2005. For more information about how to obtain the cumulative hotfix package (build 2153) for SQL Server 2005, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
918222 Cumulative hotfix package (build 2153) for SQL Server 2005 is available

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support
Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix, you must have SQL Server 2005 SP1 installed on the computer. For more information about how to obtain SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 1, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
913089 How to obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 2005

Restart information

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Registry information

You do not have to change the registry.

Hotfix file information

This hotfix contains only those files that are required to correct the issues that this article lists. This hotfix may not contain of all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. 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 item in Control Panel.
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Microsoft.sqlserver.replication.dll2005.90.1532.01,608,40809-Mar-200618:21x86
Microsoft.sqlserver.smo.dll9.0.1532.01,559,25609-Mar-200618:21x86
Msmdlocal.dll9.0.1532.015,590,61609-Mar-200618:21x86
Msmdredir.dll9.0.1532.03,927,25609-Mar-200618:21x86
Osql.exe2005.90.1532.051,41609-Mar-200618:21x86
Replrec.dll2005.90.1532.0781,01609-Mar-200618:21x86
Sqlaccess.dll2005.90.1532.0349,40009-Mar-200618:21x86
Sqldiag.exe2005.90.1532.0960,21609-Mar-200618:21x86
Sqlservr.exe2005.90.1532.028,779,28009-Mar-200618:21x86

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

Properties

Article ID: 916046 - Last Review: October 9, 2011 - Revision: 2.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Developer Edition
Keywords: 
kbautohotfix kbfix kbHotfixServer kbqfe KB916046

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