Article ID: 831844 - View products that this article applies to.
The handle count for a process that uses Microsoft Message Queuing 3.0 in Microsoft Windows Server 2003 may increase significantly, and the system may stop responding.
Diagnostic tracing is initialized at the beginning of the DllMain function in both the Mqrt.dll file and the Mqsec.dll file. This problem occurs if the DllMain function fails for any reason.
Hotfix InformationA supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
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PrerequisitesNo prerequisites are required.
Restart RequirementYou must restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.
File InformationThe English version of this hotfix 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 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 13-Nov-2003 18:30 22.214.171.124 545,848 Windowsserver2003-kb831844-x86-enu-symbols.exe 13-Nov-2003 18:37 126.96.36.199 934,968 Windowsserver2003-kb831844-x86-enu.exe 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 146,432 Mqad.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 192,000 Mqads.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 9,728 Mqcertui.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 31,232 Mqdbodbc.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 47,616 Mqdscli.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 48,128 Mqdssrv.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 44,544 Mqgentr.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 28,160 Mqise.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 2001.12.4720.97 71,680 Mqlogmgr.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 777,216 Mqqm.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 169,472 Mqrt.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 117,248 Mqrtdep.dll 13-Nov-2003 19:38 5.2.1722.102 133,632 Mqsec.dll 25-Oct-2003 00:22 271 Branches.inf 13-Nov-2003 20:12 13,864 Kb831844.cat 13-Nov-2003 19:49 354 Updatebr.inf 13-Nov-2003 19:50 7,096 Update_rtmqfe.inf
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section of this article.
For additional information about how hotfix packages are named, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/816915/ )New file naming schema for Microsoft Windows software update packages