FIX: Change Tracking cleanup message 22123 is unexpectedly recorded in the error log file in SQL Server

Applies to: SQL Server 2017 DeveloperSQL Server 2017 EnterpriseSQL Server 2017 Enterprise Core More

Symptoms


When you have a change tracking enabled database in SQL Server, you may encounter a situation where you may see continuous error 22123 for the same tablename recorded in the error log that resemble the following:

Resolution


A fix for this issue is included in the following updates for SQL Server:

Cumulative Update 10 for SQL Server 2017

Cumulative Update 3 for SQL Server 2016 Service Pack 2

Cumulative Update 1 for SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 3 

With this fix, you will not see continuous messages any longer. The frequency of the error 22123 messages, if any, will not be more than once every 30 minutes. To completely eliminate these messages, enable trace flag 8293.

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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