PRB: RML Utilities – OStress QryBindColumnStorage: unknown/unhandled SQL datatype

Summary During OStress replay you encounter an error like the following and processing stops: 07/21/09 08:05:39.697 [0x00001C0C] QryBindColumnStorage: unknown/unhandled SQL datatype (-152), column number 25 (YourColumn) 07/21/09 08:05:40.697 [0x00001C0C] [spid 75] Encountered previous error condition, processing stopping for file C:Program FilesMicrosoft CorporationRMLUtilsMyReplay.sql 07/21/09 08:05:40.697 [0x00001C0C] [spid 75] Connection Summary (trace-time spid -99) Additionally the column…


RML Utilities: Recommended SQL Server 2008 updates for ReadTrace processing

There have been a couple of SQL Server 2008 fixes shipped in recent Cumulative Updates, that address issues you may encounter during ReadTrace processing and .RML generation, or OStress replay.  Here are the updates we recommend if you use SQL Server 2008 for your ReadTrace processing, or as the target of your OStress replay: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959796…


RML (READTRACE/OSTRESS) Utilities for SQL Server 2005

As I promised at the PASS 2007 Summit in Denver, I’m writing a post here about the popular RML Utilities better known and READTRACE and OSTRESS. Our goal was to have this fully ready and posted on the web for public download by Thanksgiving. That day has arrived but we are not quite ready to…