Installing Multiple Catalogs That Contain the Same Hash Damages the Hash Database

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SYMPTOMS
When you install multiple catalogs on a computer that is running Windows 2000 and the catalogs contain at least one hash in common, the hash database may become damaged.
RESOLUTION
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
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Windows 2000.

This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 2.

Properties

Article ID: 289736 - Last Review: 10/23/2013 16:34:21 - Revision: 3.2

  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 1
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 1
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