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Microsoft KB Archive/924979

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Article ID: 924979

Article Last Modified on 10/11/2007



APPLIES TO

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Web Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Standard x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition for Itanium-based Systems
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition for Itanium-Based Systems



SYMPTOMS

After you install Microsoft iSCSI Software Initiator on a computer that is running Microsoft Windows Server 2003, the WMI Performance Adapter process (Wmiapsrv.exe) may exhaust all available CPU resources. On a single-processor system, CPU utilization may reach 100 percent.

RESOLUTION

To resolve this problem, apply the hotfix that is described in this article. Additionally, you must apply the hotfix that is described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:

915940 When you start MOM 2005 on a Windows Server 2003-based computer, the WMI Performance Adapter process uses all the available memory and CPU resources


Service pack information

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


Hotfix information

Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix, you must have Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 (SP1) installed. For more information about how to obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003, 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


Restart requirement

You must restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.

File information

The English version of this hotfix 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.

Windows Server 2003, x86-based versions
File name File version File size Date Time Platform SP requirement
Ntkrnlmp.exe 5.2.3790.2799 2,459,648 25-Sep-2006 11:45 Not Applicable SP1
Ntkrnlpa.exe 5.2.3790.2799 2,271,232 25-Sep-2006 11:22 x86 SP1
Ntkrpamp.exe 5.2.3790.2799 2,311,680 25-Sep-2006 11:22 Not Applicable SP1
Ntoskrnl.exe 5.2.3790.2799 2,419,712 25-Sep-2006 11:45 x86 SP1
Windows Server 2003, x64-based versions
File name File version File size Date Time Platform SP requirement
Ntkrnlmp.exe 5.2.3790.2799 4,627,456 25-Sep-2006 14:07 x64 SP1
Ntoskrnl.exe 5.2.3790.2799 4,482,048 25-Sep-2006 14:07 x64 SP1
Windows Server 2003, Itanium-based versions
File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Ntkrnlmp.exe 5.2.3790.2799 6,518,784 25-Sep-2006 14:07 IA-64


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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