An update is available to enable RNDIS in Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3


Summary


This article describes an update that is available to enable the Remote Network Driver Interface Specification (RNDIS) in Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3. With this update, a Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3-based device will recognize a USB device that has the following interface definition when the SYSGEN_ETH_USB_HOST variable is enabled:
Class: 0xE0
Sublass: 0x01
Protocol: 0x03

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Software update information

A supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows Embedded CE 6.0 Monthly Update August 2011. In the "File information" section, the package file name contains the product version, the date, the Microsoft Knowledge Base article number, and the processor type. The package file name format is as follows: 
Product version-yymmdd-kbnnnnnn-processor type
For example, Wincepb60-110128-kb2492159-armv4i.msi is the ARMV4i Windows Embedded CE 6.0 Platform Builder fix that is documented in Knowledge Base article 2492159 and that is contained in the January 2011 monthly update.

To resolve this problem immediately, download this Windows Embedded CE 6.0 Monthly Update from the following Microsoft website.

Microsoft Download Center

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.

Installer files
File nameFile sizeDateTime
Wincepb60-110803-kb2579278-mipsiv_fp.msi712,70403-Aug-201123:07
Wincepb60-110803-kb2579278-sh4.msi704,51203-Aug-201123:07
Wincepb60-110803-kb2579278-x86.msi696,32003-Aug-201123:07
Wincepb60-110803-kb2579278-armv4i.msi724,99203-Aug-201123:07
Wincepb60-110803-kb2579278-mipsii.msi708,60803-Aug-201123:07
Wincepb60-110803-kb2579278-mipsii_fp.msi708,60803-Aug-201123:07
Wincepb60-110803-kb2579278-mipsiv.msi712,70403-Aug-201123:07
Files that are included in this update package
File nameFile sizeDateTimePath
Windows embedded ce 6.0_update_kb2579278.htm7,67703-Aug-201122:05110803_kb2579278
Common.reg249,13621-Jul-201116:36Public\Common\Oak\Files
Usb8023.lib601,35221-Jul-201117:11Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv4i\Debug
Usb8023.lib277,77621-Jul-201117:11Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv4i\Retail
Usb8023.lib570,88221-Jul-201117:11Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug
Usb8023.lib278,71421-Jul-201117:11Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail
Usb8023.lib570,99021-Jul-201117:12Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug
Usb8023.lib278,82421-Jul-201117:11Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail
Usb8023.lib573,79821-Jul-201117:12Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsiv\Debug
Usb8023.lib280,45821-Jul-201117:12Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsiv\Retail
Usb8023.lib573,90621-Jul-201117:12Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsiv_fp\Debug
Usb8023.lib280,56821-Jul-201117:12Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsiv_fp\Retail
Usb8023.lib509,66621-Jul-201117:12Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Debug
Usb8023.lib266,84821-Jul-201117:12Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Retail
Usb8023.lib525,77021-Jul-201117:11Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug
Usb8023.lib271,48621-Jul-201117:11Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

References


For more information about the USB class codes, visit the following website: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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