When you try to restore database from previous versions to SQL Server 2019 or 2017 on Linux on Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) device partitioned in 4K block size, the restore command may fail with the following error message.

Msg 3203, Level 16, State 1, Line LineNumber

Read on "FilePath\FileName" failed: LineNumber(The parameter is incorrect.)

Msg 3013, Level 16, State 1, Line LineNumber

RESTORE DATABASE is terminating abnormally.


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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