Server Responds to PAP Client on Different AppleTalk Node

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Symptoms

Server applications using the AppleTalk Printer Access Protocol (PAP) may respond to client connection requests on a different AppleTalk address to that on which the original request was received.

This behavior may cause issues for client applications that do not tolerate a change of network and node number during PAP connection establishment.

Cause

AppleTalk Transaction Protocol (ATP) addresses were not being correctly closed.

Resolution

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or the individual software update. For information on obtaining the latest service pack, please go to:
  • Windows Service Pack Center -or-

  • 152734 how to obtain the latest windows nt 4.0 service pack
For information on obtaining the individual software update, contact Microsoft Product Support Services. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services phone numbers and information on support costs, please go to the following address on the World Wide Web:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support

Status

Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in Windows NT version 4.0. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT version 4.0 Service Pack 5.

Properties

Article ID: 195822 - Last Review: November 2, 2013 - Revision: 3.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Enterprise Edition
Keywords: 
kbnosurvey kbarchive kbhotfixserver kbqfe kbbug kbfix KB195822

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