Assume that you are using SQL Server 2017 on Windows. When you try to install the external R library, you may notice that the library is installed or uninstalled two times even though the first attempt is successful. This reduces the SQL Server performance because of the repeated installation and uninstallation of external libraries.
This issue is fixed in the following cumulative update for SQL Server:
Each new cumulative update for SQL Server contains all the hotfixes and all the security fixes that were included with the previous cumulative update. Check out the latest cumulative updates for SQL Server:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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