Memory Leak in RPC When Doing Repeated Binding Lookups

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Symptoms
When you run repeated RPC NSBinding Lookups to see what services are bound to RPC, an increasing amount of memory is used, which causes a memory leak.
Cause
This problem occurs because of a failure to issue a "delete EntryName;" call in BINDING_HANDLE::~BINDING_HANDLE
Resolution
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or the individual software update. For information on obtaining the latest service pack, please go to:
For information on obtaining the individual software update, contact Microsoft Product Support Services. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services phone numbers and information on support costs, please go to the following address on the World Wide Web:
Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows NT Server 4.0. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT version 4.0 Service Pack 5.
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Article ID: 219332 - Last Review: 11/03/2013 00:01:00 - Revision: 3.0

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