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REQUEST_DISPENSER_PAUSE

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Description:

TBD

(Books Online description: “Occurs when a task is waiting for all outstanding I/O to complete, so that I/O to a file can be frozen for snapshot backup.”)

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Added in SQL Server version:

Pre-2005/2005

Removed in SQL Server version:

N/A

Extended Events wait_type value:

The map_key value in sys.dm_xe_map_values is 236 in 2008 and 2008 R2, 243 in 2012, and 250 in 2014 RTM. After 2014 RTM, you must check the DMV to get the latest value as some map_key values have changed in later builds.

Other information:

N/A

Known occurrences in SQL Server (list number matches call stack list):

  1. TBD

Abbreviated call stacks (list number matches known occurrences list):

  1. TBD