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Posted - 05/21/2011 :  10:10:57  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
On site A i have 30 Database and 5 of them are mirorred (without witness). on SITE B is the 5 Databases with mirror status.

We will be running a test, the PLUG will be pulled out from Site A.
my Question.

1. How to i make the 5 DBs available on SITE B ( which is the mirror)
2. After site A come up ( after 2-5 hours) what will the status ?

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Posted - 05/21/2011 :  16:04:37  Show Profile  Visit tkizer's Homepage  Reply with Quote
1. Use ALTER DATABASE command to recover the database, believe you'll need the "force data loss" option.
2. Mirroring will no longer be active, databases will be available though.

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