Issues After Upgrading to grafana 7 - MS SQL data souce does not works on hostname\instance

Hello,

After upgrading to grafana 7, I cannot add new MS SQL Data Source on hostname\instance.

The error is validation error, invalid URL hostname\instance. . note that there are two (\) in the error meaasge

Can you please suggest?

Thanks
Siddhartha Ganguly

Hello,

Some updates have been made on the datasource URL validation checks and it seems like a regression. Could you report this in the Grafana repo (https://github.com/grafana/grafana) please?

Hello,

Thank you for the reply. I reported this as per https://github.com/grafana/grafana/issues/25310

Thanks
Siddhartha Ganguly