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File in use error on connecting to database.

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* Running SQL 2005 on XP Pro *

After running a ETL package to populate a sample DW which completed successfully, I attempted to open the SQL Server Management Studio.  After login, an error was reported :

TITLE: Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio

An exception occurred while executing a Transact-SQL statement or batch. (Microsoft.SqlServer.ConnectionInfo)


Database 'msdb' cannot be opened due to inaccessible files or insufficient memory or disk space.  See the SQL Server errorlog for details. (Microsoft SQL Server, Error: 945)

For help, click: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?ProdName=Microsoft+SQL+Server&ProdVer=09.00.1399&Evt

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