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BUG #: 351407 (SHILOH_bugs)
A Data Transformation Services (DTS) FTP task that is executed while the package designer is open, may encounter a network error and fail to download the requested files to a local directory.
While the DTS Design window remains open, the DTS FTP task is prevented from downloading the requested FTP files. The DTS Design window must be closed before the DTS FTP task can function normally.
SQL Server 2000 DTS fails to close the FTP connection in response to the FTP connection errors.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290211/EN-US/ )INF: How to Obtain the Latest SQL Server 2000 Service Pack
To work around this problem, use any one of the following:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in SQL Server 2000. This problem was first corrected in SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 1.
Steps to Reproduce BehaviorTo reproduce this problem, follow these steps: