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I want to make a trace on my MS SQL 2005 server to be able to see if one specific database still in used by external software.

I know how to filter on the database itself  (Filter on "Database name")
I know how to filter on the Cross database query (filter on "Text data")

how can I create a trace filter whit a "OR" between two filter.

Where [Database Name] = 'xxx' or [TextData] = 'xxx'


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i cannot found or between two filter.

how about opening two trace and log the result the two db table,

and then select the union result from the two tables?
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by:Vitor Montalvão
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If you only want to know if a database is in use why don't you capture only "Audit Login" event?
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by:Cboudroz
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alphaau:

I think it's the only solution available

VMontalvao:

what about the cross database query made from another database?  
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by:Vitor Montalvão
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You have information about the user, host and application in the Audit Login event. So I think you won't need nothing else.
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by:Cboudroz
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VMontalvao:

I don't want to see if application connect to the server but if query goes in a specific DB.  Audit Login don't give any info about database connection and don't give me any info about cross database query.



alphaau:

event if you didn't really help me the point goes to you!
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by:Cboudroz
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no solution look available for "OR" filter, I will used two seperate Trace.

thanks,
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