FIX: Refresh command hangs occasionally because of thread deadlock in SSAS 2017 Tabular mode

Applies to: SQL Server 2017 Developer on WindowsSQL Server 2017 Enterprise Core on WindowsSQL Server 2017 Enterprise on Windows

Symptoms


When you use a Refresh command in Microsoft SQL Server 2017 Analysis Services (SSAS), you notice that the Refresh command hangs occasionally because of thread deadlock.If it happens, it does not respond to canceling the command or stopping the SSASservice.

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. 

Resolution


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

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