FIX: 100 percent of CPU resources are used and SUA stops responding on Windows Server 2003 R2

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Symptoms
When you run Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications (SUA) cron jobs on a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2-based computer, 100 percent of the CPU resources are used. Additionally, SUA stops responding (hangs).
Cause
This problem may occur when you run SUA cron jobs because a handles leak may occur.
Resolution
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
889100 How to obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003
Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This problem was first corrected in Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2.
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Properties

Article ID: 923511 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 02:00:14 - Revision: 3.0

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Datacenter Edition (32-Bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Datacenter x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Enterprise Edition (32-Bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Enterprise x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard x64 Edition
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