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BUG #: 364400 (SHILOH_BUGS)
The following floating-point exception error message might occur for queries that require a "merged" histogram:
Server: Msg 3628, Level 16, State 1, Line 2 A floating point exception occurred in the user process. Current transaction is canceled.
A float overflow exception occurs in SQL Server when it combines the histograms for two indexes to handle the cardinality estimation for outer-join operators.
Service pack information
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft SQL Server 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
290211 How to obtain the latest SQL Server 2000 service pack
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