As for a list of things to change:
- Time to SERIOUSLY upgrade the next version of SSMS to STOP requiring .NET Framework 2.0 (i.e., 3.5).
- Check out my...
I completely agree with Michael.
Even a prompt or warning that content would need to be downloaded from MS.com would be fine.
a) simply not include this when the...
@smichel Yes - this will work just fine under SQL Server 2012 (or at least it does on my servers).
Thanks a ton for posting. Funny thing is, I thought the same thing - initially, and swear I checked this a couple of times to verify that it didn't actually work as expected.
It should also be noted that enabling scale-out connections like this means you're no longer using your secondary replicas as 'failover' replicas - and you therefore need to FULLY license the...