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We are getting this Error while a SQL job that sends mails runs.
The same type of Access Violation error has come also in a Linked server job. We searched a lot , but found nothing of use. Have any of you faced this kind of an error message before ?
Please let me know your opinions on this. Highly critical. SQL error. Stmt #: 1450 Error Position: 0 Return: 8601 – [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][SQL Server]SqlDumpExceptionHandler: Process 85 generated fatal exception c0000005 EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION. SQL Server is terminating this process. Thanks
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Do you have the latest OS and SQL Service packs? If not, install them. If you do, you need to call Microsoft and open up a support ticket. It costs $250 if you don’t have an agreement with them already. You need to do this quickly. MeanOldDBA
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True, in the case of AV errors MS support might have the fix with nominal costs or as per your support agreement. Satya SKJ
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