This article was previously published under Q293340
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When you send PULL or PUSH messages to Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator (MS DTC), if you include "\r\n" at the end, MS DTC only sends the "\n" at the end of PULL and PUSH messages and may periodically drop the connections.
To comply with the TIP specification, MS DTC should consider "\r\n" as valid at the end of a line. The "\n" should be treated as a blank line.
To resolve this problem, obtain Microsoft COM+ Rollup Hotfix 11. For additional information, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
295549 INFO: Post Windows 2000 Service Pack 2 COM+ Rollup Hotfix 11 Is Available
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
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 3.