- You have a Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3-based device that is running the server message block (SMB) service.
- An application calls the IOCTL_SERVICE_REFRESH function to update the SMB service.
In this scenario, an infinite loop may occur in the SMB service under certain conditions. This condition causes the device not to restart the SMB service and causes the device to eventually restart.
Software update informationA supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows Embedded CE 6.0 Monthly Update May 2013. In the "File information" section, the package file name contains the product version, the date, the Knowledge Base article number, and the processor type. The package file name format is as follows:
To resolve this problem immediately, download this Windows Embedded CE 6.0 monthly update from the following Microsoft website.
Microsoft Download Center
PrerequisitesThis update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.
Restart requirementAfter 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.
Update replacement informationThis update does not replace any other updates.
For information about software update terminology, see Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates .
Article ID: 2843126 - Last Review: Jun 10, 2013 - Revision: 1