FIX: Incorrect value returned by the GetThreadCallStack function in a Windows Embedded Compact 7-based device

Symptoms

When you call the GetThreadCallStack function on a Windows Embedded Compact 7-based device, the function returns a value that is one frame fewer than the actual number of call stack frames. 

Note This issue typically occurs on an ARM-based platform.

Resolution

Software update information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (January 2013) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update, go to the following Microsoft Download Center website: The kind of processor that each file applies to is visible in the name of each file in the "File information" section.

Prerequisites

This update is supported only if all previous updates for this product are 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.
File nameFile sizeDateTimePath
Exdsptch.c50,53902-Jan-201320:03Private\Winceos\Coreos\Nk\Kernel
Nkmain.lib3,551,46402-Jan-201319:49Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Checked
Nkprmain.lib3,609,07802-Jan-201319:49Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Checked
Nkmain.lib3,942,38202-Jan-201319:49Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Debug
Nkprmain.lib4,012,99002-Jan-201319:49Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Debug
Nkmain.lib2,428,51002-Jan-201319:49Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Retail
Nkprmain.lib2,486,80202-Jan-201319:49Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Retail
Nkmain.lib3,551,39802-Jan-201319:52Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Checked
Nkprmain.lib3,609,01202-Jan-201319:52Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Checked
Nkmain.lib3,941,61002-Jan-201319:51Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Debug
Nkprmain.lib4,012,21802-Jan-201319:51Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Debug
Nkmain.lib2,428,48002-Jan-201319:51Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Retail
Nkprmain.lib2,486,77202-Jan-201319:51Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Retail
Nkmain.lib3,541,00202-Jan-201319:54Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked
Nkprmain.lib3,598,39602-Jan-201319:54Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked
Nkmain.lib3,931,26002-Jan-201319:53Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug
Nkprmain.lib4,001,03202-Jan-201319:53Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug
Nkmain.lib2,421,96402-Jan-201319:53Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail
Nkprmain.lib2,480,24802-Jan-201319:53Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail
Nkmain.lib3,255,06602-Jan-201319:56Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Checked
Nkprmain.lib3,301,32602-Jan-201319:56Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Checked
Nkmain.lib3,688,56802-Jan-201319:56Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug
Nkprmain.lib3,757,38002-Jan-201319:56Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug
Nkmain.lib2,193,61802-Jan-201319:56Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail
Nkprmain.lib2,240,78402-Jan-201319:56Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail
Nkmain.lib3,313,34402-Jan-201319:59Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Checked
Nkprmain.lib3,359,65602-Jan-201319:59Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Checked
Nkmain.lib3,765,42202-Jan-201319:58Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug
Nkprmain.lib3,834,27402-Jan-201319:58Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug
Nkmain.lib2,254,40202-Jan-201319:58Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail
Nkprmain.lib2,301,51002-Jan-201319:58Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail
Nkmain.lib3,001,42802-Jan-201320:00Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Checked
Nkprmain.lib3,038,97802-Jan-201320:00Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Checked
Nkmain.lib3,307,76202-Jan-201320:00Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Debug
Nkprmain.lib3,357,80602-Jan-201320:00Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Debug
Nkmain.lib2,065,68402-Jan-201320:00Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Retail
Nkprmain.lib2,107,57602-Jan-201320:00Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Retail
Nkmain.lib3,079,01602-Jan-201320:02Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked
Nkprmain.lib3,121,14202-Jan-201320:02Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked
Nkmain.lib3,219,39202-Jan-201320:02Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug
Nkprmain.lib3,267,25602-Jan-201320:02Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug
Nkmain.lib2,026,75602-Jan-201320:02Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail
Nkprmain.lib2,069,20202-Jan-201320:02Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

More Information

For more information about the GetThreadCallStack function, go to the following MSDN website:
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Article ID: 2799452 - Last Review: Feb 11, 2013 - Revision: 1

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