FIX: An assertion violation may be logged after you install SQL Server 2005 or after you add more processors to a server that is running SQL Server 2005

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Article ID: 931666 - View products that this article applies to.
Bug #: 50000741 (SQL Hotfix)
Microsoft distributes Microsoft SQL Server 2005 fixes as one downloadable file. Because the fixes are cumulative, each new release contains all the hotfixes and all the security fixes that were included with the previous SQL Server 2005 fix release.
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SUMMARY

This article describes the following about this hotfix release:
  • The issues that are fixed by this hotfix package
  • The prerequisites for applying this hotfix package
  • Whether you must restart the computer after you apply this hotfix package
  • Whether this hotfix package replaces any other hotfix package
  • Whether you must make any registry changes after you apply this hotfix package
  • The files that are contained in this hotfix package

SYMPTOMS

After you install Microsoft SQL Server 2005, an assertion violation that resembles the following may be logged in the SQL Server Errorlog file:
Error: 17066, Severity: 16, State: 1.
2007-01-09 18:02:19.52 spid54 SQL Server Assertion: File: <lckmgr.cpp>, line=8017 Failed Assertion = 'IsOrphaned () || GetHeadOfList (GrantQueue0) != NULL || GetHeadOfList (GrantQueue1) != NULL || GetHeadOfList (GrantQueue2) != NULL || GetHeadOfList (GrantQueue3) != NULL || LOCK_NOTIF_ONLY (GetHeadOfList (NotificationQueue) != NULL ||) foundIteratorMarker'. This error may be timing-related. If the error persists after rerunning the statement, use DBCC CHECKDB to check the database for structural integrity, or restart the server to ensure in-memory data structures are not corrupted.
This problem may also occur after you add more processors to a server that is running SQL Server 2005. This problem is known to occur on servers in which the number of logical CPUs is 9, 17, 18, 19, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, or 39.

RESOLUTION

Hotfix information

A 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.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support
Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

Prerequisites

You must have SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 1 installed to apply this hotfix. For more information about how to obtain SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 1, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
913089 How to obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 2005

Restart information

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.

Registry information

You do not have to change the registry after you apply this hotfix.

File information

This hotfix contains only those files that are required to correct the issues that this article lists. This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build.

The 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 item in Control Panel.
SQL Server 2005, 32-bit version
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Databasemailengine.dll9.0.2215.075,12019-Jan-200715:49x86
Logread.exe2005.90.2215.0400,75219-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.analysisservices.adomdclient.dll9.0.2215.0546,16019-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.analysisservices.deploymentengine.dll9.0.2215.0140,65619-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.analysisservices.dll9.0.2215.01,217,90419-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.sqlserver.mgdsqldumper.dll2005.90.2215.078,19219-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.sqlserver.sqlenum.dll9.0.2215.0910,70419-Jan-200715:49x86
Msasxpress.dll9.0.2215.024,94419-Jan-200715:50x86
Msgprox.dll2005.90.2215.0200,56019-Jan-200715:50x86
Msmdlocal.dll9.0.2215.015,645,55219-Jan-200715:50x86
Msmdredir.dll9.0.2215.03,993,96819-Jan-200715:50x86
Mssqlsystemresource.ldfNot applicable524,28819-Jan-200711:52Not applicable
Mssqlsystemresource.mdfNot applicable40,108,03219-Jan-200711:52Not applicable
Qrdrsvc.exe2005.90.2215.0369,52019-Jan-200715:50x86
Rdistcom.dll2005.90.2215.0643,44019-Jan-200715:50x86
Repldp.dll2005.90.2215.0187,24819-Jan-200715:50x86
Replmerg.exe2005.90.2215.0320,88019-Jan-200715:50x86
Replprov.dll2005.90.2215.0550,25619-Jan-200715:50x86
Replrec.dll2005.90.2215.0784,75219-Jan-200715:50x86
Replsub.dll2005.90.2215.0407,40819-Jan-200715:50x86
Spresolv.dll2005.90.2215.0177,00819-Jan-200715:50x86
Sqlaccess.dll2005.90.2215.0350,57619-Jan-200715:50x86
Sqlagent90.exe2005.90.2215.0321,39219-Jan-200715:50x86
Sqlservr.exe2005.90.2215.028,974,50419-Jan-200715:50x86
Sysdbupg.sqlNot applicable218,48629-Dec-200613:53Not applicable
Xmlsub.dll2005.90.2215.0195,44019-Jan-200715:50x86
Xpstar90.dll2005.90.2215.0295,28019-Jan-200715:50x86
Xpstar90.rll2005.90.2215.0155,50419-Jan-200715:50x86
SQL Server 2005, x64-based version
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Databasemailengine.dll9.0.2215.075,12020-Jan-200702:12x86
Logread.exe2005.90.2215.0525,16820-Jan-200702:12x64
Microsoft.analysisservices.adomdclient.dll9.0.2215.0546,16019-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.analysisservices.adomdclient.dll9.0.2215.0546,16020-Jan-200702:12x86
Microsoft.analysisservices.deploymentengine.dll9.0.2215.0140,65619-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.analysisservices.dll9.0.2215.01,217,90419-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.sqlserver.mgdsqldumper.dll2005.90.2215.078,19219-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.sqlserver.mgdsqldumper.dll2005.90.2215.094,06420-Jan-200702:12x64
Microsoft.sqlserver.sqlenum.dll9.0.2215.0877,93620-Jan-200702:12x86
Msasxpress.dll9.0.2215.024,94419-Jan-200715:50x86
Msasxpress.dll9.0.2215.030,06420-Jan-200702:12x64
Msgprox.dll2005.90.2215.0262,00020-Jan-200702:12x64
Msmdlocal.dll9.0.2215.015,645,55219-Jan-200715:50x86
Msmdredir.dll9.0.2215.03,993,96819-Jan-200715:50x86
Mssqlsystemresource.ldfNot applicable524,28819-Jan-200711:52Not applicable
Mssqlsystemresource.mdfNot applicable40,108,03219-Jan-200711:52Not applicable
Qrdrsvc.exe2005.90.2215.0434,03220-Jan-200702:12x64
Rrdistcom.dll2005.90.2215.0836,46420-Jan-200702:12x64
Repldp.dll2005.90.2215.0187,24819-Jan-200715:50x86
Repldp.dll2005.90.2215.0237,93620-Jan-200702:12x64
Replmerg.exe2005.90.2215.0417,64820-Jan-200702:12x64
Replprov.dll2005.90.2215.0747,88820-Jan-200702:12x64
Replrec.dll2005.90.2215.01,011,05620-Jan-200702:12x64
Replsub.dll2005.90.2215.0528,24020-Jan-200702:12x64
Spresolv.dll2005.90.2215.0225,64820-Jan-200702:12x64
Sqlaccess.dll2005.90.2215.0357,74420-Jan-200702:12x86
Sqlagent90.exe2005.90.2215.0392,56020-Jan-200702:12x64
Sqlservr.exe2005.90.2215.039,354,22420-Jan-200702:12x64
Sysdbupg.sqlNot applicable218,48629-Dec-200613:53Not applicable
Xmlsub.dll2005.90.2215.0319,85620-Jan-200702:12x64
Xpstar90.dll2005.90.2215.0543,60020-Jan-200702:12x64
Xpstar90.rll2005.90.2215.0156,01620-Jan-200702:12x64
SQL Server 2005, Itanium architecture version
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Databasemailengine.dll9.0.2215.075,12019-Jan-200720:53x86
Logread.exe2005.90.2215.01,098,09619-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Microsoft.analysisservices.adomdclient.dll9.0.2215.0546,16019-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.analysisservices.adomdclient.dll9.0.2215.0546,16019-Jan-200720:53x86
Microsoft.analysisservices.deploymentengine.dll9.0.2215.0140,65619-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.analysisservices.dll9.0.2215.01,217,90419-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.sqlserver.mgdsqldumper.dll2005.90.2215.078,19219-Jan-200715:49x86
Microsoft.sqlserver.mgdsqldumper.dll2005.90.2215.0165,74419-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Microsoft.sqlserver.sqlenum.dll9.0.2215.0877,93619-Jan-200720:53x86
Msasxpress.dll9.0.2215.024,94419-Jan-200715:50x86
Msasxpress.dll9.0.2215.057,71219-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Msgprox.dll2005.90.2215.0545,13619-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Msmdlocal.dll9.0.2215.048,717,16819-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Msmdredir.dll9.0.2215.06,249,32819-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Mssqlsystemresource.ldfNot applicable524,28819-Jan-200711:52Not applicable
Mssqlsystemresource.mdfNot applicable40,108,03219-Jan-200711:52Not applicable
Qrdrsvc.exe2005.90.2215.0943,98419-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Rdistcom.dll2005.90.2215.01,884,01619-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Repldp.dll2005.90.2215.0187,24819-Jan-200715:50x86
Repldp.dll2005.90.2215.0511,34419-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Replmerg.exe2005.90.2215.0957,29619-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Replprov.dll2005.90.2215.01,619,82419-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Replrec.dll2005.90.2215.02,144,11219-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Replsub.dll2005.90.2215.01,159,53619-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Spresolv.dll2005.90.2215.0498,03219-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Sqlaccess.dll2005.90.2215.0352,11219-Jan-200720:53x86
Sqlagent90.exe2005.90.2215.01,143,66419-Jan-200720:53IA-64
Sqlservr.exe2005.90.2215.072,252,27219-Jan-200720:54IA-64
Sysdbupg.sqlNot applicable218,48629-Dec-200613:53Not applicable
Xmlsub.dll2005.90.2215.0593,26419-Jan-200720:54IA-64
Xpstar90.dll2005.90.2215.0953,71219-Jan-200720:54IA-64
Xpstar90.rll2005.90.2215.0154,99219-Jan-200720:53IA-64

WORKAROUND

To work around this issue, add or remove CPUs so that the number of the CPUs is not 9, 17, 18, 19, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, or 39.

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

MORE INFORMATION

For more information about the naming schema for Microsoft SQL Server updates, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
822499 New naming schema for Microsoft SQL Server software update packages
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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Article ID: 931666 - Last Review: October 8, 2011 - Revision: 2.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Standard X64 Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Standard Edition for Itanium-based Systems
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Developer Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Enterprise X64 Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Enterprise Edition for Itanium-based Systems
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