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BUG #: 235343 (SHILOH_BUGS)
BUG #: 353327 (SHILOH_BUGS)
BUG #: 353226 (SHILOH_BUGS)
SQL Server Profiler generates the following error message when you open a trace file that has more than 1023 connections (system process IDs [SPIDs]):
This trace file cannot be opened by SQL Server Profiler.
File may be corrupt or wrong data format.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/290211/EN-US/ )INF: How to Obtain the Latest SQL Server 2000 Service Pack
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in SQL Server 2000. This problem was first corrected in SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 1.