Transaction log(ldf) - apply it to db in any way?
Posted on 2004-09-20
I have full backups at 23:00 and transaction log backups every second hour during the day. All the backups are automatically restored on a second server. If the main server breaks down(the motherboard for example) I will be able to get out the ldf files but so far I can´t use them.
I cannot accept the answers I have found so far on this subject(that its is impossible to use the ldf files). Since the ldf contains all the transactions yet not written to the mdf WHY is it not possible to use that information, isn´t there any tools for this??