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Re: [LOG] Cyclical forwarding detected for event 17177

Subject: Re: [LOG] Cyclical forwarding detected for event 17177
From: Joe Webb
Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2006 06:19:21 -0500
Newsgroups: microsoft.public.sqlserver.notificationsvcs
Here's a thread on SqlServerCentral that may help. 
http://www.sqlservercentral.com/forums/shwmessage.aspx?forumid=9&messageid=191440
You'll probably get more responses in another newsgroup - say
microsoft.public.sqlserver.server

HTH...


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On Wed, 30 Aug 2006 11:55:01 -0700, Fred Witless
<[email protected]> wrote:

>Under SQL Server 2005 Standard SP1
>
>Each day between 12:00 AM and 12:01 AM, receive error in SQL Agent log: 
>
>"Date          8/22/2006 12:00:59 AM
>Log            SQL Agent (Archive #8 - 8/27/2006 4:07:00 PM)
>
>Message
>[LOG] Cyclical forwarding detected for event 17177: Event source was 
>'SERVER' which matches the current forwarding server.  The event was not 
>forwarded"
>
>Also cropped up when I was testing notifications.
>
>Does anyone understand what is meant by "cyclical forwarding" and what 
>process would be forcing this error routinely at midnight every night?
>
>Fred

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