SQL Server 2016 generates a dump file when you execute an external script in parallel mode

Applies to: SQL Server 2016 DeveloperSQL Server 2016 EnterpriseSQL Server 2016 Standard

Symptoms


Consider the following scenario:
  • You execute an external script in SQL Server 2016 and set the @parallel parameter to 1.
  • The output rows of the script contain blobs.
  • The external script runs in parallel mode.

In this scenario, SQL Server 2016 may generate a dump file.

Resolution


The fix for this issue is included in the following cumulative update for SQL Server:


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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