An on-demand hotfix update package is available for SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1

Applies to: SQL Server 2008 R2 DeveloperSQL Server 2008 R2 EnterpriseSQL Server 2008 R2 Standard More

INTRODUCTION


This article describes an on-demand hotfix update package for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1). This update contains hotfixes for issues that were fixed after the release of SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1.  

Note The build number of the hotfix update package is 10.50.2881.0.


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How to obtain this hotfix update package

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.

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, submit a request to 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 website: 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.

Hotfixes that are included in this hotfix update package

Microsoft Knowledge Base articles that discuss these hotfixes will be released as they become available.


For more information about the SQL Server issues, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
VSTS bug numberKB article numberDescription
13244922830722 FIX: Access violation when you use a SQL profiler to trace an RPC event class in SQL Server 2008 or SQL Server 2008 R2
13526362861456 FIX: Access violation in replication Distribution Agent in SQL Server 2008 R2 Transactional Replication
13968772803799 FIX: A query that runs against a DMV enters an infinite loop in SQL Server 2008 R2, SQL Server 2008 or SQL Server 2012

Hotfix update package information

Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix update package, you must be running SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1.

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2527041 How to obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 2008 R2

Restart information

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix update.

Registry information

To use one of the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

References


For more information about the Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
935897 An Incremental Servicing Model is available from the SQL Server team to deliver hotfixes for reported problems
For more information about the naming schema for SQL Server updates, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
822499 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