FIX: Error message when you restore a transaction-log backup that is generated in SQL Server 2000 SP4 to an instance of SQL Server 2005: "Msg 3456, Level 16, State 1, Line 1. Could not redo log record"
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When you restore a transaction-log backup that is generated from an instance of Microsoft SQL Server 2000 with Service Pack 4 (SP4) to an instance of Microsoft SQL Server 2005, you receive an error message intermittently. The error message resembles the following:
Msg 3456, Level 16, State 1, Line 1 Could not redo log record (11841:73811:36), for transaction ID (0:13210866), on page (3:7), database '<DatabaseName>' (database ID 6). Page: LSN = (11827:5010:2), type = 17. Log: OpCode = 17, context 25, PrevPageLSN: (11841:73692:1017). Restore from a backup of the database, or repair the database.
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.
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You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
You do not have to change the registry.
Hotfix file information
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Hotfix that is based on the original release version of SQL Server 2005