SQL Server on Linux – Directory Structure

If you have installed SQL Server using my previous post Install SQL Server 2017 on Linux, this post is to describe the directory structure of SQL Server on Linux. MSSQL binaries are installed under /opt/mssql folder. This folder further includes mssql binaries & libraries sub-folders:- MSSQL Binaries /opt/mssql/bin :- MSSQL Libraries /opt/mssql/lib :- Then comes…

Install SQL Server 2017 on Linux

This post is to guide SQL Server 2017 installation on Linux. You can create a Linux VM following my previous post of Installing Linux 7 on Oracle VirtualBox. Once the Linux VM is build follow the instructions below to install SQL Server latest release. Step 1: Download the Microsoft SQL Server Red Hat repository configuration…