The Curious Case of… resolving call stack symbols on SQL Server 2019


(The Curious Case of… used to be part of our bi-weekly newsletter but we decided to make it a regular blog post instead so it can sometimes be more frequent. It covers something interesting one of us encountered when working with a client, doing some testing, or were asked in a random question from the community.)

I haven’t had a need to resolve call stack symbols (see my post here for an explanation) on a SQL Server 2019 instance until last weekend, when I was prepping my demos for the IEPTO2 class that’s running at the moment. I downloaded the symbols (see this post),