FIX: Startup of a database that belongs to an availability group times out in SQL Server on Linux

Applies to: SQL Server 2017 Developer LinuxSQL Server 2017 Enterprise on LinuxSQL Server 2017 Enterprise Core on Linux

Symptoms


Assume that you use Always On Availability Groups in Microsoft SQL Server 2017 on Linux. The startup of a database that belongs to an availability group may time out. Additionally, a stack dump is generated on the primary replica, and an error message that resembles the following is logged on the secondary replica:

Resolution


This fix is included in the following update for SQL Server:

Cumulative Update 8 for SQL Server 2017

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References


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