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Yak Posting Veteran

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Posted - 05/16/2013 :  03:57:52  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi All a couple of question. I am not able to find difference between disk space and table space on sql server. What is the difference and the space figures that we get by using sp_upaceused table is what? Is it disk space or table space


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Posted - 05/16/2013 :  15:36:47  Show Profile  Visit russell's Homepage  Reply with Quote
There's also indexes, UDFs, views, stored procedures, triggers...and system tables
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Bustaz Kool
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Posted - 05/16/2013 :  15:54:13  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I looked up "sp_spaceused" in BOL. Here is the first line: "Displays the number of rows, disk space reserved, and disk space used by a table, indexed view, or Service Broker queue in the current database, or displays the disk space reserved and used by the whole database."

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