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MSrepl_agent_jobs does not exists

Share this PostProblem Setting up Transactional Replication in an AlwaysOn Availability Group environment and getting error similar to one shown below: Msg 14262, Level 16, State 1, Procedure sp_MSrepl_track_addjob, Line 57 [Batch Start Line 12] The specified table (‘MSrepl_agent_jobs’) does not exist. MSrepl_agent_jobs is a new table added to Distribution database in SQL 2017 CU6
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The insert failed. It conflicted with an identity range check constraint

Share this PostTaiyeb Zakir Microsoft SQL Server Escalation Support Services When replicating identity columns https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/relational-databases/replication/publish/replicate-identity-columns  and using Auto Identity management, you need to make sure ranges are defined properly. The default “ranges” for automatic identity range management, while good 20 years ago, may need to be tuned for today’s higher workloads. Share this Post

Transaction Log won’t truncate when using Snapshot Replication to Azure SQLDB

Share this PostChris SkorlinskiMicrosoft SQL Server Escalation Services Customer encountered transaction log growth for a Published SQL Server 2016 database while nightly refreshing Azure SQLDB. We discovered the default publication setting “replicate_dll” was still enabled. SELECT [description],[name],[replicate_ddl] FROM <your published database>.[dbo].[syspublications] description name replicate_ddl —————————————————— ———- ————- Snapshot publication of database ‘AdventureWorks2014’ Customers 1 (1
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