1. Refer to Microsoft’s Installation guidance for SQL Server on Linux guide. It contains instructions for different versions of operating systems as well as MSSQL servers.
  1. Download the Microsoft SQL Server 2017 Red Hat repository configuration file.

# curl -o /etc/yum.repos.d/mssql-server.repo https://packages.microsoft.com/config/rhel/8/mssql-server-2017.repo

  1. Run the following commands to install SQL Server:

  1. Configure the MSSQL server.

  1. The server is now installed. Check the status of MSSQL server with the following command.

  1. There are a few more steps before starting MSSQL Server. The MSSQL server is now installed successfully. Complete these steps on both nodes.