A package that is several gigabytes is not updated on a branch distribution point (BDP) in System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 1.

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Symptoms
Consider the following scenario in System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 (SP1):
  • You create a large package that is several gigabytes.
  • You assign the package to a branch distribution point (BDP).
  • You repeatedly change the package. Every time that you change the package, the package is updated on the BDP.

In this scenario, the changes are not updated on the BDP. This problem occurs randomly.
Resolution

Service Pack Information

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007, available from this Microsoft web site: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=3318741a-c038-4ab1-852a-e9c13f8a8140
For a list of issues resolved in this service pack, click on the following article number in the Microsoft Knowledgebase:
971348 List of hotfixes and updates that are contained in System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2

Hotfix Information

This hotfix is superceded by hotfix 973762.For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
973762 A package that is several gigabytes is not updated on a branch distribution point (BDP) in System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 1
Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section of this article.
More information
For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Properties

Article ID: 971506 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 03:56:31 - Revision: 3.0

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