When remote admin connections are enabled and IPV6 is disabled on the host in Microsoft SQL Server 2019 or 2017 on Linux, you notice that SQL Server tries to listen on IPV6 but does not start.

DateTime Server      Error: 26024, Severity: 16, State: 1.

DateTime Server      Server failed to listen on 'any' <ipv6> 1434. Error: 0x2742. To proceed, notify your system administrator.

DateTime Server      Dedicated admin connection support was not started because of error 0x2742, status code: 0x1. This error typically indicates a socket-based error, such as a port already in use.


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:


Learn about the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.

Need more help?

Expand your skills
Explore Training
Get new features first
Join Microsoft Insiders

Was this information helpful?

What affected your experience?

Thank you for your feedback!