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filtering in sp_Msforeachdb

Posted on 2011-09-26
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sp_Msforeachdb 'IF ''?'' NOT IN (''tempdb'') alter database ? set recovery simple'
gives error
Option 'RECOVERY' cannot be set in database 'tempdb'.

why is the filtering now happening?
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by:James Murrell
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What version of sql?

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by:25112
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i am running on 2008
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This works for me is sql 2008

EXEC sp_MSforeachdb 'IF ''?'' NOT IN ( ''tempdb'')  
Begin  
Declare @cmd varchar(255)
set @cmd = ''ALTER DATABASE [?] SET RECOVERY SIMPLE''
exec (@cmd)
End'


James
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by:25112
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good.

practically, what is the difference between yours and mine?
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