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This article contains information about the bugs that are fixed in Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) 2.8 Service Pack 1 (SP1).
You can obtain MDAC 2.8 SP1 by installing Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2). If you have already installed Windows XP SP2, MDAC 2.8 SP1 is installed. For additional information about how to obtain Windows XP SP2, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322389 How to obtain the latest Windows XP service pack
For additional information about how to determine the version of MDAC that is installed on your computer, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
307255 Component Checker: Diagnose problems and reconfigure MDAC installations
MDAC 2.8 Service Pack 1
883713 FIX: You may receive an access violation error message when the application uses the SQLOLEDB provider
883710 FIX: bcp utility causes an access violation when you import data that has a mismatch field for a data column
883715 ODBC32.dll file causes a deadlock when loading an MFC extension DLL
883716 FIX: The bcp utility does not import DBCS data from a text file that is larger than 32 MB
883709 FIX: You receive an "Unspecified error" error message when you use the OLE DB Provider for SQL Server to modify a table row
890759 FIX: You may receive the "Server: Msg 7399, Level 16, State 1, Line 1" error message when you run a query against a remote view through a linked server in SQL Server 2000