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This article contains a copy of the Routing and Remote Access Upgrade for Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 Server Hotfix Pack 2.0 Release Notes. Version 2.0 has been replaced by version 3.0. Routing and Remote Access Upgrade for Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 Server Hotfix Pack 3.0 is available at:
ftp://ftp.microsoft.com/bussys/winnt/winnt-public/fixes/usa/NT40/hotfixes-postSP3/rras30-fix/NOTE: The above link is one path; it has been wrapped for readability.
You can find the original version at the following Microsoft ftp site:
ftp://ftp.microsoft.com/bussys/winnt/winnt-public/fixes/usa/NT40/hotfixes-postSP3/archive/rras20-fix/NOTE: The above link is one path; it has been wrapped for readability.
WARNING: If you install the original (archived) version of this hotfix after you apply the later version, your system may become unusable. Microsoft does not recommend you install the original hotfix after you apply the later version.
Routing and Remote Access Upgrade for Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 Server Hotfix Pack 2.0 Release NotesPlease use this document to address questions which may arise during the installation of this Routing and Remote Access Hotfix Pack 2.0 for Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 Server.
Information on InstallationThis Hotfix Pack requires that you already have Routing and Remote Access Service for Windows NT 4.0 Server installed on your system. Note that you must first apply the Windows NT 4.0 PPTP Update before applying the RRAS hotfix 2.0. For more information, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
167040This release includes the features and fixes from Routing and Remote Access Hotfix Update 1.0 and is packaged in an auto-install format. Copy the Hotfix to a temporary directory, and double-click the executable name or type the executable name rrasfixi.exe for x86, or rrasfixa.exe for alpha at a command prompt to install.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/167040/EN-US/ )PPTP Performance Update for Windows NT 4.0 Release Notes
The files can also be extracted from the Hotfix Pack without installing them. To do this, copy the Hotfix to a temporary directory, and type rrasfixi /x or rrasfixa/x at a command prompt. After extracting the files, the Hotfix can be installed by typing hotfix at a command prompt.
To uninstall this update, type HOTFIX -Y from the directory you copied the files to.
Output of "HOTFIX -?":
HOTFIX [-y] [-f] [-n] [-z] [-q] [-m] [-l] -y Perform uninstall (only with -m or -q) -f Force apps closed at shutdown -n Do not create uninstall directory -z Do not reboot when update completes -q Quiet or Unattended mode with no user interface -m Unattended mode with user interface -l List installed hotfixes
List of Issues AddressedNT Issues Performance Issues:
Known Problems in this Update
Fixes and Features Included from Hotfix Update 1.0New Features Added in Hotfix 1.0:
All bug fixes contained in this hotfix are listed below. You can query the Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) to find an article about a specific bug by using the KB Qxxxxxx number that is assigned to the bug. The Microsoft Knowledge Base can be found on the Microsoft Web site at http://msdn.microsoft.com/support/
KB# Brief Description
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/172290/EN-US/ )Routing and Remote Access "Out of Buffers" Event Logs
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/176689/EN-US/ )RRAS Requires hotfix when Using Proxy 2.0
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/173533/EN-US/ )WinNT Radius Client Sends Incomplete Accounting Information
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/176506/EN-US/ )Radius Accounting Only Logs One Entry for Multilink Client
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/173532/EN-US/ )Radius Authentication Causes Access Violation in Mprouter.exe
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/172512/EN-US/ )Routing and Remote Access Event ID 20100
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/176502/EN-US/ )RAS Authentication Rechallenge Resets Compression Flag
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/176209/EN-US/ )RAS or RRAS Server Fails to Answer Incoming Calls
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/167038/EN-US/ )RAS Clients Run Winsock and RPC Applications Slowly
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/171061/EN-US/ )RIP Does Not Advertise Zero Subnets
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/160517/EN-US/ )RRAS May Decrement Local Static Route Metric
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/176082/EN-US/ )RRAS Server Updates Link State Database but not Route Table
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/162834/EN-US/ )RRAS Stops Routing After Encountering Zero Checksum
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/104296/EN-US/ )RRAS Uses Larger MTU Than Other OSPF Routers
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