Two Drivers Acquire Resources for the Same PCI Device Using HalAssignSlotResources()

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Two separate drivers that are loaded one after another that attempt to acquire resources for the same PCI device by using the HalAssignSlotResources function succeed. This leaves the first driver in a non-functional state.
This problem occurs because the PCI driver does not handle the function request correctly.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date        Time      Version        Size    File name   ------------------------------------------------------   08/21/2000  04:09 PM  5.0.2195.2103  58,864  Pci.sys				

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 2.
For additional information about how to install Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 hotfixes at the same time, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
249149 Installing Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 Hotfixes

Article ID: 263943 - Last Review: 10/20/2013 21:04:45 - Revision: 3.3

Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server, Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition

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