Maintenance Plans Changes — Knowledge Base Article

For all of those who are coming to my blog looking for the latest Maintenance Plan information, please visit:

In short:
* We've released a refreshed version of the service pack without the Maintenance Plan bug
* We have released a patch that can be applied to users who have installed the initial release of SP2

If you have questions, please feel free to post them here.

Paul A. Mestemaker II
Program Manager
Microsoft SQL Server Manageability

Comments (4)

  1. Users of SQL Server 2005 maintenance plans should be aware of a change in SP2 that affects existing cleanup tasks until updated using SQL Server SP2 tools. …

  2. Dan's Blog says:

    A fix for maintenance plans was posted today. You can read more about it on the Relational Engine Manageability

  3. WishingIwasOnSQL2000 says:

    Maintenance plans stink in 2005.  Can’t believe this thing was released with such a plethora of problems….

  4. cmptrwhiz says:

    In SQL 2000 you could redirect the history for maintenance plans to a different server. How do you accomplish this in SQL 2005?

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