Breaking News: SQL Server 2019 CU2 Breaks Agent.


That’s it, I’m rolling back to SQL Server 6.5

You reported it here in the comments, and over at SQLServerUpdates, and in this DBA.StackExchange.com question.

The official word is in: yep, SQL Server 2019 Cumulative Update 2 breaks Agent jobs on some servers, causing them not to run.

That official word is only in that linked post, though: there’s still no word in the official CU2 page about the bug, nor does the CU2 bug fix list even mention SQL Server Agent, so we were all pretty surprised that Agent would break when it wasn’t even supposedly changed in this