Database creation to Azure blob storage from Microsoft SQL Server 2017 or 2019 running on Linux may fail and return the following error message:

Msg 1802, Level 16, State 4, Line LineNumber

CREATE DATABASE failed. Some file names listed could not be created. Check related errors.


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


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

About cumulative updates 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:


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