Timeout when using SqlBulkCopy

For certain size of data, SqlBulkCopy.WriteToServer() may throw a timeout exception, although it won’t happen when MARS is turned on. The problem is caused by a bug in the code for handling some boundary scenarios. The workaround is to apply this patch: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/913177/


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