FIX: Memory leak after dropping an LOB or off-row column from a memory-optimized table in SQL Server on Linux

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

Symptoms


Assume that you use in-memory online transaction processing (OLTP) in SQL Server 2017 on Linux. When you change a memory-optimized table by dropping large object (LOB) data or an off-row column, a memory leak might occur.

Resolution


This fix for this issue 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


Learn about the standard terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.