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Database size after database attach migration

Posted on 2011-02-22
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I migrated/upgrade one of my SP 2007 databases to SP 2010 using the database attach method. I had no errors during the upgrade process but the size of the database grew from 10gb to 17gb - is it normal?
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by:KoenVosters
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The size of the database or the size of the log? Of the log is rather normal as quite some changes have been made to the database.
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by:MisUszatek
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Database itself. I didn't migrate the log. I actually detached the 2007 database and attached it to a new instance without a log and upgraded it (new log was created).
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I confirmed elsewhere that this is a normal behavior.
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by:MisUszatek
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I confirmed elsewhere that this is a normal behavior.
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by:KoenVosters
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Where did you get it confirmed?
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