[Closed] Changing a Text datatype to XML, what are the impacts on log shipping

Hi everyone,

I am due to make a change to our 2005 Production DB. This change involves updating a Text field to XML.

The questions are:

• what impact will this have on both databases regarding size/growth and how would I measure and manage this • what is the impact to any log shipping to our disaster recovery database as I expect it to grow substantially?

Many thanks, Phil

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asked May 08, 2012 at 10:28 PM in Default

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It looks like you got this answered over at http://www.sqlservercentral.com/Forums/Topic1296801-146-1.aspx

I've seen the same space doubling that was discussed there.

May 09, 2012 at 04:04 AM KenJ
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The question has been closed May 09, 2012 at 01:17 PM by Fatherjack for the following reason:

Same question posed on SQLServerCentral forums got clear and accurate answer

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