System Requirements

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This topic lists the requirements to use the Microsoft ODBC Driver for SQL Server on Linux and macOS.

Microsoft ODBC Driver 13, 13.1, and 17 for SQL Server

The Linux and macOS drivers are available only for the 64-bit versions of the following operating systems:

Operating System Supported Driver Version
Apple OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) 13, 13.1, 17
Apple macOS 10.12 (Sierra) 13, 13.1, 17
Apple macOS 10.13 (High Sierra) 17
Debian Linux 8 13, 13.1, 17
Debian Linux 9 17
RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 13, 13.1, 17
RedHat Enterprise Linux 7 13, 13.1, 17
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 13, 13.1, 17

NOTE: ODBC Driver 17 supports SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 only
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 13, 13.1, 17
Ubuntu Linux 14.04 13, 13.1, 17
Ubuntu Linux 15.10 13, 13.1
Ubuntu Linux 16.04 13, 13.1, 17
Ubuntu Linux 16.10 13, 13.1
Ubuntu Linux 17.10 17

The installation packages for the Microsoft ODBC Driver 13, 13.1, and 17 for SQL Server on Linux and macOS resolve the driver's dependencies automatically when installed using the package management system of your distribution, as described in Installing the Driver.

Microsoft ODBC Driver 11 for SQL Server

See Also

Installing the Driver Manager

Known Issues in this Version of the Driver

Release Notes