- You build a Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5-based application in debug mode. For example, in the Web.config file for a .NET Framework 3.5-based Web application, you set the debug option as follows: debug="true"
- You use Microsoft Visual Basic 2008 as the programming language.
- The application depends on many assemblies and references.
Hotfix informationA supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, it is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply it only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next service pack that contains this hotfix.
To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Customer Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:Note In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.
Note After you install this hotfix, the CPU computes the debug data only one time. This change minimizes the workload for the compiler and resolves the issue that is mentioned in the "Symptoms" section. To completely resolve the problem, we recommend that you also install the Visual Basic 2008 hotfix that is provided in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
PrerequisitesTo apply this hotfix, you must have the .NET Framework 3.5 installed.
Restart requirementYou do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
File informationThe English version of this hotfix 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.
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Method 1Build the application in release mode.
Method 2If you are trying to build a Web application, set the debug option as follows in the Web.config file:
Article ID: 953595 - Last Review: Oct 8, 2011 - Revision: 1