We recently released an update to Microsoft.Data.SqlClient, version 2.0.1. The update addresses several issues that are important to our customers.
Updates in Microsoft.Data.SqlClient 2.0.1 include:
Added support for a new Configuration Section,SqlClientAuthenticationProviders(duplicate of existingSqlAuthenticationProviders), to allow co-existence of configurations for both drivers, "System.Data.SqlClient" and "Microsoft.Data.SqlClient"#701
Fixed pooled connection re-use on access token expiry issue when using Active Directory authentication modes#639
Fixed transient fault handling for Pooled connections#638
Fixed Enclave session cache issue with Azure Database#628
Reverted changes to return empty DataTable from GetSchemaTable to return null as before.#697
Fixed configuration section collision issue with System.Data.SqlClient type#701
Fixed blank error message [HTTP Provider] issues due to unexpected pre-login failures when using Native SNI. Fixed with Microsoft.Data.SqlClient.SNI v2.0.1 and Microsoft.Data.SqlClient.SNI.runtime v2.0.1 release versions.