Oracle Fail Safe Does Not Function After Service Pack 4 Installed

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After you install Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4 on your computer that already has Oracle Fail Safe installed, the Oracle software may not function properly.
This behavior occurs because NetBIOS support is not enabled for the cluster's TCP/IP address resource.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
152734 How to Obtain the Latest Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows NT Server, Enterprise Edition version 4.0. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 5.
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Article ID: 219303 - Last Review: 10/14/2013 19:43:34 - Revision: 1.2

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