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In earlier builds of Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 3 (SP3), error 17883 may contain message text that is not correct.
Service pack information
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft SQL Server 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
290211 How to obtain the latest SQL Server 2000 service pack
Security patch information
This fix has been included with the security patch for Microsoft Security Bulletin MS03-031. For additional information about how to obtain the security patch from the Microsoft Download Center, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
815495 MS03-031: Cumulative security patch for SQL Server
For additional information about the security patch for SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 3, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
821277 MS03-031: Security patch for SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 3
The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.