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How to put a sql2000 database in standby mode.

Posted on 2009-06-28
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I have sql2000 log shipping set up but it is failing because the secondary server is not in standby mode. How do I put the secondary database in standby mode?
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Aneesh Retnakaran earned 500 total points
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seems like you didnt restore the SECONDARY database in NON-RECOVERY mode

RESTORE DATABASE xxxxx
FROM DISK = 'C:\Full_db_backup.Bak'
WITH NORECOVERY
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