Re: duplicate pdb from backup

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 20:11:21 -0500
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Hi Mark,

Not just that. Backup is also a thing with SQL Server. I backed up my Windows 2012 AdventureWorks 2014 database and restored it to OL 7 SQL Server  database without any problems. In other words, the tenant backup should also include a platform conversion.

On 12/24/20 5:52 PM, Mark W. Farnham wrote:
> Something like “Create unplugged copy of <pdb name> [as <new pdb name>]”
> making an unplugged copy of a pdb without unplugging it would be
> really useful, especially if that means it does NOT reset the recovery
> thread in the original.  (This suggestion was made pretty much as soon
> as it was realized that the recovery thread was reset). In that mode,
> the pluggable copy would not be something you could roll forward,
> since it would be a new recovery thread wherever you plugged it back in.

Mladen Gogala
Database Consultant

Received on Fri Dec 25 2020 - 02:11:21 CET

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