This article describes an issue in which the Web Server (HTTPD) component leaks memory in Windows Embedded Compact 2013. An update is available to resolve this issue. Before you install this update, all previously issued updates for this product must be installed.

Symptoms

On a Windows Embedded Compact 2013 device, Web Server (HTTPD) leaks 64 bytes of memory every minute. This occurs even when the operating system is in idle mode.

Software update information

Download information

Windows Embedded Compact 2013 Monthly Update (July 2016) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or MyOEM.

Prerequisites

This update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.

Restart requirement

After you apply this update, you must perform a clean build of the whole platform. To do this, use one of the following methods:

  • On the Build menu, click Clean Solution, and then click Build Solution.

  • On the Build menu, click Rebuild Solution.

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any other updates.

The English version of this software update package has the file attributes (or later file attributes) 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 item in Control Panel.

Files that are included in this update package

File name

File size

Date

Time

Path

Httpmain.cpp

31,421

26-Jul-2016

17:59

Private\Servers\Http\Core

Httpd.lib

620,212

26-Jul-2016

18:27

Public\Servers\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Httpd.lib

523,198

26-Jul-2016

18:27

Public\Servers\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

Httpd.lib

589,276

26-Jul-2016

18:26

Public\Servers\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Httpd.lib

620,582

26-Jul-2016

18:28

Public\Servers\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Httpd.lib

512,820

26-Jul-2016

18:27

Public\Servers\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Httpd.lib

747,214

26-Jul-2016

18:26

Public\Servers\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug


Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References

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