Wrox Programmer Forums

Need to download code?

View our list of code downloads.

Go Back   Wrox Programmer Forums > SQL Server > SQL Server 2000 > SQL Server 2000
Password Reminder
Register
| FAQ | Members List | Calendar | Search | Today's Posts | Mark Forums Read
SQL Server 2000 General discussion of Microsoft SQL Server -- for topics that don't fit in one of the more specific SQL Server forums. version 2000 only. There's a new forum for SQL Server 2005.
Welcome to the p2p.wrox.com Forums.

You are currently viewing the SQL Server 2000 section of the Wrox Programmer to Programmer discussions. This is a community of tens of thousands of software programmers and website developers including Wrox book authors and readers. As a guest, you can read any forum posting. By joining today you can post your own programming questions, respond to other developers’ questions, and eliminate the ads that are displayed to guests. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free .
DRM-free e-books 300x50
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old October 11th, 2006, 10:09 AM
Friend of Wrox
Points: 550, Level: 8
Points: 550, Level: 8 Points: 550, Level: 8 Points: 550, Level: 8
Activity: 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: , , .
Posts: 112
Thanks: 12
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default increase DB space...

Hi to all,

I'm trying to increase my space allocated for my db and its not working... First off I have it checked "unrestricted file growth"...
Is it possible that there is a max that I can have...

Thanking you in advance...

Rino

Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old October 11th, 2006, 10:19 AM
Wrox Author
Points: 13,255, Level: 49
Points: 13,255, Level: 49 Points: 13,255, Level: 49 Points: 13,255, Level: 49
Activity: 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Ohio, USA
Posts: 4,104
Thanks: 1
Thanked 64 Times in 64 Posts
Send a message via AIM to dparsons
Default

Are both your Data Files and Transact Logs set to unrestricted growth?

--Stole this from a moderator

I will only tell you how to do it, not do it for you.
Unless, of course, you want to hire me to do work for you.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old October 11th, 2006, 10:24 AM
Friend of Wrox
Points: 550, Level: 8
Points: 550, Level: 8 Points: 550, Level: 8 Points: 550, Level: 8
Activity: 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: , , .
Posts: 112
Thanks: 12
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Yes both my data files and logs are set to unrestricted...
I'm trying to increase the size and its not working...
Is it possible that there is a max I can have for my DB...

Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old October 11th, 2006, 10:34 AM
Wrox Author
Points: 13,255, Level: 49
Points: 13,255, Level: 49 Points: 13,255, Level: 49 Points: 13,255, Level: 49
Activity: 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Ohio, USA
Posts: 4,104
Thanks: 1
Thanked 64 Times in 64 Posts
Send a message via AIM to dparsons
Default

In SQL Server Exrpess (MSDE) you are restricted to a 2GB database size. As far as I know SQL Server 2000 has no limit on the amount of space you can use for your database's. One of the resident SQL Gurus may be able to help you better.

--Stole this from a moderator

I will only tell you how to do it, not do it for you.
Unless, of course, you want to hire me to do work for you.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old October 11th, 2006, 10:58 AM
Friend of Wrox
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Hudson, MA, USA.
Posts: 839
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default

There actually is a limit on database size: it's 1,048,516 Terrabytes.

The log file is limited to 4TB in size.

One could argue that with limits like those, there really is no limit, as Doug suggests...

Jeff Mason
Custom Apps, Inc.
www.custom-apps.com
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old October 12th, 2006, 11:07 PM
Authorized User
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
Posts: 20
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via Yahoo to ankur_icfai
Default

Hi..
     Just give a look to ur hardisk space...see if it is full or there is some quota on to it....
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
identify increase automatic phuc2583 Classic ASP Basics 4 January 10th, 2008 08:00 PM
increase DB size RinoDM SQL Server 2000 1 December 7th, 2006 01:25 AM
How to Increase Report width Kiransuthar BOOK: Professional Crystal Reports for VS.NET 1 January 28th, 2005 07:07 AM
How to increase speed manishgore Pro VB Databases 5 March 2nd, 2004 05:17 PM
increase the size of the array Beulah ASP.NET 1.0 and 1.1 Basics 1 September 12th, 2003 08:54 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:05 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
© 2013 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.