On Thu, Jul 17, 2008 at 5:31 PM, Wilt, Charles <WiltC@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On i, that's not the case. You can have *ALLOBJ and be an OS admin without having the user ID and
password needed to use service tools.

Yes, and on SQL Server you can hold the sysadmin role without having
any access to the server SQL Server runs on.

The boundaries are different, the technology is different, the
architecture is different, but it boils down to the same thing: Full
database privileges does not equal full machines access privileges.

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