Changes to Knowledge Base articles used for Cumulative Updates


Summary: In March 2020 we introduced inline, short description of fixes in the master Cumulative Update KB articles. We call those descriptions “blurbs” and they replace many of the individual KB articles that existed for each product fix and contained brief descriptions. In other words, the same one-two sentence description that existed in a separate article before, now appears directly in the master CU KB article. For fixes that require longer explanation, provide additional information, workarounds, and troubleshooting steps, a full KB article is still created.

 

Now, let’s look at the details behind this. SQL Server used the Incremental