Add QLZ as a compression option

QLZ is another fast LZ type compressor. It is free to use in opensource projects. It is between 10 and 25 percent faster and offers better compression as well. usage follows the standard for comman...

Id #17 | Release: MSSQL Compressed Backup 2.0 | Updated: Jul 10, 2014 at 5:17 PM by SQLServerIO | Created: Jul 10, 2014 at 5:17 PM by SQLServerIO

add new feature to limit cpu usage

This feature will look at the total CPU usage and sleep the backup or restore if that threshold is met. The new feature follows the same command line as other features "cpu(limitCPU=80)" where the ...

Id #16 | Release: MSSQL Compressed Backup 2.0 | Updated: Jul 10, 2014 at 5:14 PM by SQLServerIO | Created: Jul 10, 2014 at 5:14 PM by SQLServerIO

Unknown platform error

I'm trying this new version of the MSBP program. I've used version 1.2 before. When trying a simple backup command it fails with "Unknown platform" error. I'm testing this on an Windows 2008 Small ...

Id #15 | Release: None | Updated: Jun 23, 2014 at 6:33 PM by SQLServerIO | Created: Mar 26, 2014 at 9:37 AM by martinzwarthoed

Differential Estimate Is Wrong

It doesn't stop the backup but it does give you output that is incorrect. Estimated Number Of Megabytes To Backup:2.19 Backup has started 100.00% Complete. 23.01 MB Completed. Time Remaining: 0...

Id #14 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 28, 2014 at 1:28 AM by SQLServerIO | Created: Feb 28, 2014 at 1:28 AM by SQLServerIO

Add switch to kill all users before starting restore.

better device timeout, longer execution timeout (db might be locked) and possible kill switch.

Id #12 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:58 PM by SQLServerIO | Created: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:58 PM by SQLServerIO

Add flag to overwrite backup files if they already exists.

error on overwrite? C:\Source\MSSQLCompressedBackup\MSBackupPipe.Cmd\Program.cs 57

Id #11 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:56 PM by SQLServerIO | Created: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:56 PM by SQLServerIO

cntl-c kills the app and doesn't clean up any partial files.

cntl-c kills the app, but we can handle the event: http://www.codeneverwritten.com/2006/10/ctrl-c-and-net-console-application.html C:\Source\MSSQLCompressedBackup\MSBackupPipe.Cmd\Program.cs 55

Id #10 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:54 PM by SQLServerIO | Created: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:54 PM by SQLServerIO

Restoring on top of an existing database doesn't generate an error message.

restore on top of an existing database? no error message.

Id #9 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:54 PM by SQLServerIO | Created: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:54 PM by SQLServerIO

Add pause on complete switch to command line

add pause on complete switch to command line C:\Source\MSSQLCompressedBackup\MSBackupPipe.Cmd\Program.cs 52

Id #8 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:53 PM by SQLServerIO | Created: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:53 PM by SQLServerIO

Add validator for STATS other than is number

add validator for STATS other than is number C:\Source\MSSQLCompressedBackup\MSBackupPipe.StdPlugins\Database\DatabaseSource.cs 259

Id #7 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:52 PM by SQLServerIO | Created: Oct 29, 2013 at 6:52 PM by SQLServerIO