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In Microsoft Host Integration Server 2000, when you use the new Microsoft Component Object Model (COM) Transaction Integrator (COMTI) Context Array, a memory leak may occur in the Dllhost.exe process.
This problem occurs if multiple WriteContext function calls are made to the same COMTIContext keyword entry for a Context Array variable.
Service pack informationTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Host Integration Server 2000. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/328152/ )How to obtain the latest service pack for Host Integration Server 2000
Hotfix informationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) 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.
Note Because of file dependencies, the most recent fix that contains these files may also contain additional files.
Date Time Version Size File name ------------------------------------------------------------- 20-Oct-2004 23:17 126.96.36.1995 37,136 Capture.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 188.8.131.525 323,856 Cedrmsgs.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 184.108.40.2065 33,040 Comticontext.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 220.127.116.115 28,944 Comtiperf.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 18.104.22.1685 147,728 Convert.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 22.214.171.1245 74,000 Convertprim.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 126.96.36.1995 33,040 Dpl1.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:18 188.8.131.525 823,568 Dtcob390.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 184.108.40.2065 311,568 Mobase.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 220.127.116.115 37,136 Playback.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 18.104.22.1685 78,096 Readlib.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 22.214.171.1245 123,152 Tadtlb.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 126.96.36.1995 119,056 Tagen.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:17 188.8.131.525 82,192 Tranlu62.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:18 184.108.40.2065 114,960 Trantcp.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:18 220.127.116.115 49,424 Turnaround.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:16 18.104.22.1685 229,648 Wappc32.dll 20-Oct-2004 23:18 22.214.171.1240 950,272 Componentbuilder.exe 20-Oct-2004 23:18 126.96.36.1995 127,248 Resyncsvc.exe 29-Mar-2003 01:15 838,423 Comticb.chm 29-Mar-2003 01:15 812,988 Resnapin.chm
To work around this problem, use the ClearAllContext method or the DeleteContext method to delete the entry from the Context Array. Then, use the WriteContext function to write new entries.
The following Microsoft Visual Basic .NET code example demonstrates how to create the variables and how to use the DeleteContext and ClearAllContext methods.
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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
This problem was corrected in Microsoft Host Integration Server 2000 Service Pack 2.
This hotfix examines the Context Array. Then, the hotfix deletes duplicate entries before it writes new entries.
For additional information about using the Context Array, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/839038/ )FIX: New features are available for security credentials and host access in the COM Transaction Integrator for Host Integration Server 2000
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/810956/ )FIX: A new feature in the COM Transaction Integrator gives the client program full control over a TRM request and lets the client program process the TRM reply