Symptoms

Consider the following scenario:

  • You have a Windows Embedded Compact 7-based device that supports multiple processors.

    Note To enable the support for multiple processors, you enable the following IMG environment variable:

    IMGMPENABLE=1

  • The device has a flash partition.

  • You try to run an application that is compiled by using Windows Embedded CE 6.0 SDK.

In this scenario, the Windows Embedded Compact 7 device may stop responding (hang).

Resolution

Software update information

A supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update February 2012. In the "File information" section, the package file name contains the processor type.

Note This Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update is available for download from the following Microsoft Download Center website:

Windows Embedded Compact 7 Updates

Prerequisites

This update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.

Restart requirement

After you apply this update, you must perform a clean build of the whole platform. To do this, use one of the following methods:

  • On the Build menu, click Clean Solution, and then click Build Solution.

  • On the Build menu, click Rebuild Solution.

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

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any other updates.

File information

The English version of this software update package 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.

Files that are included in this update package

File name

File size

Date

Time

Path

Process.h

12,573

03-Jan-2012

22:57

Private\Winceos\Coreos\Nk\Inc

Loader.c

195,160

03-Jan-2012

22:57

Private\Winceos\Coreos\Nk\Kernel

Nkmain.lib

3,551,408

03-Jan-2012

22:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Checked

Nkprmain.lib

3,609,022

03-Jan-2012

22:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Checked

Nkmain.lib

3,942,166

03-Jan-2012

22:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Debug

Nkprmain.lib

4,012,774

03-Jan-2012

22:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Debug

Nkmain.lib

2,428,450

03-Jan-2012

22:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Retail

Nkprmain.lib

2,486,742

03-Jan-2012

22:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Retail

Nkmain.lib

3,551,342

03-Jan-2012

22:47

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Checked

Nkprmain.lib

3,608,956

03-Jan-2012

22:47

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Checked

Nkmain.lib

3,941,394

03-Jan-2012

22:47

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Debug

Nkprmain.lib

4,012,002

03-Jan-2012

22:47

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Debug

Nkmain.lib

2,428,420

03-Jan-2012

22:47

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Retail

Nkprmain.lib

2,486,712

03-Jan-2012

22:47

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Retail

Nkmain.lib

3,540,958

03-Jan-2012

22:49

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Nkprmain.lib

3,598,352

03-Jan-2012

22:49

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Nkmain.lib

3,931,048

03-Jan-2012

22:49

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Nkprmain.lib

4,000,820

03-Jan-2012

22:49

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Nkmain.lib

2,421,904

03-Jan-2012

22:49

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Nkprmain.lib

2,480,188

03-Jan-2012

22:49

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Nkmain.lib

3,254,898

03-Jan-2012

22:51

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Checked

Nkprmain.lib

3,301,166

03-Jan-2012

22:51

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Checked

Nkmain.lib

3,688,210

03-Jan-2012

22:51

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug

Nkprmain.lib

3,757,032

03-Jan-2012

22:51

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug

Nkmain.lib

2,193,538

03-Jan-2012

22:51

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail

Nkprmain.lib

2,240,700

03-Jan-2012

22:51

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail

Nkmain.lib

3,313,180

03-Jan-2012

22:53

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Checked

Nkprmain.lib

3,359,492

03-Jan-2012

22:53

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Checked

Nkmain.lib

3,765,068

03-Jan-2012

22:53

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug

Nkprmain.lib

3,833,922

03-Jan-2012

22:53

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug

Nkmain.lib

2,254,322

03-Jan-2012

22:53

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail

Nkprmain.lib

2,301,426

03-Jan-2012

22:53

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail

Nkmain.lib

3,001,416

03-Jan-2012

22:55

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Checked

Nkprmain.lib

3,038,968

03-Jan-2012

22:55

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Checked

Nkmain.lib

3,307,378

03-Jan-2012

22:55

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Debug

Nkprmain.lib

3,357,424

03-Jan-2012

22:55

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Debug

Nkmain.lib

2,065,776

03-Jan-2012

22:54

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Retail

Nkprmain.lib

2,107,664

03-Jan-2012

22:54

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Retail

Nkmain.lib

3,078,920

03-Jan-2012

22:56

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Nkprmain.lib

3,121,046

03-Jan-2012

22:56

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Nkmain.lib

3,219,154

03-Jan-2012

22:56

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Nkprmain.lib

3,267,018

03-Jan-2012

22:56

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Nkmain.lib

2,026,660

03-Jan-2012

22:56

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

Nkprmain.lib

2,069,106

03-Jan-2012

22:56

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

References

For more information about IMG environment variables, visit the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) website:

IMG Environment Variables (Windows Embedded Compact 7)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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