First published on MSDN on Sep 24, 2018
We are pleased to announce a technical preview of version 17.3 of the Microsoft ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server!
Version 17.3 (Preview)
brings several fixes and a couple of added features.
Support for XA distributed transactions
Support for streaming input parameters against Always Encrypted columns
This release also contains the following fixed issues:
TCP send notification event handle memory leak
Redefinition issue of enum _SQL_FILESTREAM_DESIRED_ACCESS in msodbcsql.h header file
Missing ACCESS_TOKEN and AUTHENTICATION related definition in msodbcsql.h header file for Linux
For Windows and Linux installations, you can download the Microsoft ODBC Driver 17.3 (Preview) for SQL Server