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BUG #: 352793 (SHILOH_bugs)
The incorrect record may be updated or deleted from a table when there is a clustered index on that table in descending order. This occurs if the following conditions are met:
The UPDATE and DELETE code is not accounting for the descending columns in the indexes.
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.
Steps to Reproduce BehaviorTo reproduce this problem run the following script: