This article lists the Microsoft .NET Framework bugs that are fixed in the .NET Framework 2.0 post-Service Pack 1 (SP1) hotfix rollup for System.Data.dll and for System.Data.OracleClient.dll.
Issues that are fixed in the hotfix package
The following issues are fixed in this hotfix package.
944100 FIX: You cannot manipulate the data table that is used a transaction in a .NET Framework 2.0-based Web project when you run a long-running stored procedure or an SQL script in the project
944099 FIX: Error message when you use the SQL Native Client data provider to connect to an instance of SQL Server 2005 that is configured to use database mirroring: "Internal .Net Framework Data Provider error 6"
948867 FIX: Null characters may appear in parts of the string that is returned when you use the System.Data.OracleClient.OracleDataReader class to return the results from a query in the .NET Framework 2.0
948868 FIX: Error message when a System.Data thread tries to open a pooled connection in the .NET Framework 2.0: ""Timeout expired. The timeout period elapsed prior to obtaining a connection from the pool""
948176 FIX: Error message when applications call multiple SqlConnection.Open methods or OracleConnection.Open methods through multiple threads at the same time in the ADO.NET 2.0 applications: "IndexOutOfRangeException"
A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft, but it is only intended to correct the problem that is described in this article. Only apply it to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, Microsoft recommends that you wait for the next .NET Framework 2.0 service pack that contains this hotfix.
To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Product Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services phone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Note In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.
You must have the .NET Framework 2.0 SP1 installed to apply this hotfix.
You do not have restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix Replacement Information
This hotfix is not replaced by any later hotfix.
You do not have to create or modify any registry keys to activate any hotfixes that are contained in this package.
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.
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