Consider the following scenario:
You run a parallel full-text-search query in an instance of SQL Server.
During the execution of the query, a worker thread is aborted at a specific time. For example, the query is canceled.
In this scenario, the query seems to hang.
This problem is fixed in the following updates:
Cumulative Update 8 for SQL Server 2017
Cumulative Update 1 for SQL Server 2016 Service Pack 2
Cumulative Update 9 for SQL Server 2016 Service Pack 1
Cumulative Update 12 for SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 2
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