I have this Oracle query: SELECT FOI_CLIENT_ID_SEQ.NEXTVAL FROM DUAL that get the next client ID, and I would like to do a similar query in SQL Server 2000, considering that the table is empty at first.
Have you ever had to make fundamental changes to a table in Oracle, but haven't been able to get any downtime? I'm talking things like:
* Dropping columns
* Shrinking allocated space
* Removing chained blocks and restoring the PCTFREE
This video shows setup options and the basic steps and syntax for duplicating (cloning) a database from one instance to another. Examples are given for duplicating to the same machine and to different machines