As promised we are working on releasing Service Pack 3 for SQL Server 2005. A Public CTP will be released first and we target the final web release prior to the end of year 2008.
The latest service Pack will contain the rollup of all CU's up until and including CU#9 from SQL Server 2005 SP2 and many of customer reported issues including watson reported issues.
Lead Program Manager
SQL Server Sustained Engineering
SQL 2005 SP3 即将来临，并将于2008年年底左右放出Beta版。 SP3将整合所有SP2以来的补丁，并将修复多数用户报告的错误。
Well apparently, you can miss out on a lot of things during a two weeks vacation. Luckily I came back