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Dealing with timeout on long SP execution

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 24, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

I am executing a stored procedure that takes about 75 seconds to execute. My page times out while it tries to wait for the resultset. I tried adding Connect Timeout=200; pooling='true'; Max Pool Size=200" but it still times out.

I guess I do not necessarily need to wait for the result set. Is it possible to just send the SQL command with something like (making it up:) command.ExecuteOnServerAndDoNotWait  ?


Here is my code:


Using connection As New SqlConnection("Data Source=Rosebud;Initial Catalog=lovebug;Persist Security Info=True;User ID=notME;Password=L0v3ly;Connect Timeout=200; pooling='true'; Max Pool Size=200")
            Dim command As New SqlCommand("exec CalculateDataUsage @Customer,@CNumber,@Month,@Year,@TypeOfEntry,@Usage", connection)
            'CalculateDataUsage] @Customer varchar(50),@CNumber varchar(20), @Month varchar(5), @Year varchar(5), @TypeOfEntry varchar(20), @Usage numeric OUTPUT
            command.Parameters.Add("@Customer", Data.SqlDbType.VarChar)
            command.Parameters.Add("@CNumber", Data.SqlDbType.VarChar)
            command.Parameters.Add("@Month", Data.SqlDbType.VarChar)
            command.Parameters.Add("@Year", Data.SqlDbType.VarChar)

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