SQL Server Performance

Changing Shipping Job Names

Discussion in 'SQL Server Log Shipping' started by biged123456, Jul 26, 2005.

  1. biged123456 New Member

    I have been testing log shipping and everything appears to be working well. I plan to monitor shipping with a 3rd party agent that will check SQL jobs for failures. So that I don't get alerts on every SQL Job failure (just shipping), I want to search for only jobs that contain my company name (ABC_ for ABC Company for example). I named the shipping maintenance plan "ABC_Shipping". All of the shipping jobs on the primary had ABC_ in the job name, but not all on the secondary did. For example:

    Log Shipping copy for ServerA.DatabaseB_logshipping

    Anyone know if I will break shipping if I rename the jobs on the secondary to allow for monitoring?
  2. satya Moderator

    No it will not, you can rename the job name as you're not touching any of its process.

    Satya SKJ
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