Description of the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 hotfix package (sts-x-none.msp): July 27, 2010


Summary


This article describes the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 issue that is fixed in the hotfix package that is dated July 27, 2010.

INTRODUCTION


Issues that this hotfix package fixes

When you delete list items through Recycle Bin in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, the versions of the list items are not deleted. Instead, they are orphaned in the AllDocVersions table. Therefore, the SharePoint database grows larger than expected. 

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Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site: Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

Prerequisites

To install this hotfix, you must have Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Service Pack 1 (SP1) or Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Service Pack 2 (SP2) installed.

For more information on how to obtain the latest service pack for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
949582 How to obtain the latest service pack for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.

Registry information

To use one of the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

File information

This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to resolve the issue that is listed in this article.

The English version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix package. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date 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.

x86
Download information

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Wss-kb2290481-fullfile-x86-glb.exe12.0.6539.500414,227,52023-Jul-20109:12x86


Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Sts-x-none.mspNot Applicable13,589,50423-Jul-20101:23Not Applicable


Sts-x-none.msp information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Microsoft.sharepoint.applicationpages.dll12.0.6536.5000628,63227-Apr-201010:16x86
Microsoft.sharepoint.dll12.0.6539.50029,570,16828-Jun-201019:51Not Applicable
Microsoft.sharepoint.dll12.0.6539.50029,570,16828-Jun-201019:51x86
Microsoft.sharepoint.library.dll12.0.6517.5000128,87217-Sep-200914:41Not Applicable
Microsoft.sharepoint.search.dll12.0.6531.50001,461,63209-Mar-20102:03Not Applicable
Microsoft.sharepoint.workflowactions.dll12.0.6505.5000194,44005-May-200923:35x86
Msscntrs.dll12.0.6529.500088,40802-Feb-201018:24Not Applicable
Mssdmn.exe12.0.6539.5000280,94408-Jun-201017:49Not Applicable
Mssearch.exe12.0.6539.5000156,05608-Jun-201017:49Not Applicable
Mssph.dll12.0.6539.5000701,26408-Jun-201017:49Not Applicable
Mssrch.dll12.0.6539.50002,063,69608-Jun-201017:49Not Applicable
Nlhtml.dll2008.1231.6510.5000123,24021-Jun-200920:59Not Applicable
Offfilt.dll2008.1231.6532.5000199,53619-Mar-201018:15Not Applicable
Offparser.dll12.0.6529.50001,133,46402-Feb-201017:20x86
Onetutil.dll12.0.6539.50021,980,28028-Jun-201018:59x86
Owssvr.dll12.0.6539.50023,024,24828-Jun-201019:51Not Applicable
Owstimer.exe12.0.6520.500054,62412-Oct-200915:14Not Applicable
Query.dll12.0.6510.500081,21617-Jun-20098:27Not Applicable
Stsadm.exe12.0.6539.5000571,29610-Jun-201013:24x86
Stssoap.dll12.0.6535.5000313,20807-Apr-201020:57x86
Stswel.dll12.0.6539.50021,936,76028-Jun-201019:51x86
Tquery.dll12.0.6535.50002,357,58407-Apr-201023:44Not Applicable
Xmlfilter.dll2008.1231.6514.5000102,24817-Aug-200916:42Not Applicable
X64
Download information

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Wss-kb2290481-fullfile-x64-glb.exe12.0.6539.500417,705,59223-Jul-20109:12x86


Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Sts-x-none.mspNot Applicable17,094,14423-Jul-20101:16Not Applicable


Sts-x-none.msp information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Microsoft.sharepoint.applicationpages.dll12.0.6536.5000628,63227-Apr-201010:03x86
Microsoft.sharepoint.dll12.0.6539.50029,570,16828-Jun-201019:44Not Applicable
Microsoft.sharepoint.dll12.0.6539.50029,570,16828-Jun-201019:44x86
Microsoft.sharepoint.library.dll12.0.6517.5000128,87217-Sep-200914:32Not Applicable
Microsoft.sharepoint.search.dll12.0.6531.50001,564,03209-Mar-20102:12Not Applicable
Microsoft.sharepoint.workflowactions.dll12.0.6505.5000194,45605-May-200923:15x86
Msscntrs.dll12.0.6529.5000437,08002-Feb-201017:46Not Applicable
Mssdmn.exe12.0.6539.5000797,04008-Jun-201015:58Not Applicable
Mssearch.exe12.0.6539.5000572,31208-Jun-201015:58Not Applicable
Mssph.dll12.0.6539.50001,956,17608-Jun-201015:58Not Applicable
Mssrch.dll12.0.6539.50004,758,86408-Jun-201015:58Not Applicable
Nlhtml.dll2008.1231.6510.5000228,19217-Jun-20096:48Not Applicable
Offfilt.dll2008.1231.6532.5000387,95216-Mar-201020:57Not Applicable
Offparser.dll12.0.6529.50001,760,15202-Feb-201017:25x64
Onetutil.dll12.0.6539.50023,385,20828-Jun-201019:04x64
Owssvr.dll12.0.6539.50025,163,89628-Jun-201019:44Not Applicable
Owstimer.exe12.0.6520.500089,44012-Oct-200915:03Not Applicable
Query.dll12.0.6510.5000219,45617-Jun-20098:01Not Applicable
Stsadm.exe12.0.6539.5000571,29610-Jun-201014:07x86
Stssoap.dll12.0.6535.5000313,20807-Apr-201020:41x86
Stswel.dll12.0.6539.50023,328,88828-Jun-201019:44x64
Tquery.dll12.0.6535.50004,783,95207-Apr-201021:32Not Applicable
Xmlfilter.dll2008.1231.6514.5000204,13614-Aug-20090:25Not Applicable

References


For more information about software update terminology, 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