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When you gain access to the EventLogEntry class in the System.Diagnostics namespace, a leak in Thread Local Storage (TLS) may occur. This leak causes Event ID 4199 event entries in the Application event log. The event description appears similar to the following:
Event Type: Error Event Source: COM+ Event Category: Executive Event ID: 4199 Date: 4/11/2003 Time: 11:42:07 AM User: N/A Computer: <Computer Name> Description: The COM+ Services DLL (comsvcs.dll) was unable to load because allocation of thread local storage failed. Process Name: ReadEventLog.exe Error Code = 0x80070008 : Not enough storage is available to process this command. COM+ Services Internals Information: File: .\comsvcs.cpp, Line: 289
A combination of two problems causes this issue:
The following hotfix is for the System.Diagnostics.EventLogEntry class in the .NET Framework.
A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft, but it is only intended to correct the problem that is described in this article. Only apply it to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next Microsoft .NET Framework Service Pack that contains this hotfix.
To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Product Support Services to obtain the fix. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services phone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question. The English version of this fix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Version Size File name ------------------------------------------------------------------------ 23-Jan-2003 03:24 1.0.3705.396 1,171,456 System.dll 23-Jan-2003 03:24 1.0.3705.396 311,296 System.runtime.remoting.dll 23-Jan-2003 03:24 1.0.3705.396 503,808 System.web.services.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.