rxExec function doesn't run the rxDataStep function in parallel on Windows-based systems

Applies to: SQL Server 2016 DeveloperSQL Server 2016 EnterpriseSQL Server 2016 Enterprise Core More

Symptoms


The rxExec function doesn't run the rxDataStep function in parallel on Windows-based operating systems when you use a local parallel compute context.

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


For information about rx functions, see the Summary of rx functions topic on the MSDN website.

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