This update provides the following improvements to the manual change tracking cleanup procedure in SQL Server 2014, 2016 and 2017:
Adds an optional output parameter to the manual change tracking cleanup procedure. The parameter returns the total number of rows that are cleaned up.
Adds a new extended event (XEvent) mapping for BeginManualTableCleanup logging.
This update is included in Cumulative Update 2 for SQL Server 2017.
Service pack information for SQL Server
This issue is fixed in the following service packs for SQL Server:
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