FIX: An access violation occurs when a database table name contains Japanese characters in SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2014

Applies to: SQL Server 2012 DeveloperSQL Server 2012 EnterpriseSQL Server 2012 Standard More

Symptoms


You create a database collation for the Japanese language locale in Microsoft SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2014. For example, you create a collation that's named Japanese_CI_AS. You create a table that contains Japanese characters in the table name. When you change the indexes of the table, an access violation occurs.

Resolution


To resolve this problem, apply this update, and then enable trace flag TF9394. To enable trace flag TF9394, see the "More Information" section.

Cumulative Update information

This issue was first fixed in the following cumulative update for SQL Server:

Workaround


To work around this issue, re-create the objects by using named constraints that contain only English character sets.

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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