Evan Mann (email@example.com
From: Evan Mann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "'email@example.com'" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Mon, 5 Aug 2002 13:03:33 -0400
I pulled this off Citrix THIN List and have not had oppurtunity to research
more, but it's very interesting information:
This is taken directly from the Hotfix Installation and Deployment Guide
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Hotfix chaining during update installations is supported in Windows 2000.
Qchain.exe is a utility that enables you to install multiple hotfixes
without having to restart your computer after each one is installed. If
multiple hotfixes replace the same file, Qchain.exe ensures that the correct
version is installed. Windows 2000 SP3 and all post-SP3 hotfixes have
Qchain.exe functionality built in. You can install SP3 and then install any
number of post-SP3 hotfixes without having to restart the computer in
between. To determine whether a given hotfix was released after SP3,
download the hotfix and check the naming convention used. All post-SP3
hotfixes use the following naming convention:
- Re: A little OT maybe
... One hardly dares to install any updates from MS nowadays, ... The general concensus seems to be that SP3 is OK but ... ... I'm going to wait for one or two hotfixes ... The sizes is from MS download page, the size changes if you chose another ...
- Re: Problem with KB896727 update
... > Recently we installed the MS05-038 as part of Windows Update. ... and if you want to install the hotfixes that are included in update rollup 896727, ... all Internet Explorer hotfixes that you have installed will be removed. ... which compatibility switches you can look at. ...
- Re: Windows 2008 SBS - Intermittent Server Lockup / Non-Responsive
... In our case, the various updates and hotfixes that I installed initially seemed to clear up the problem, but then it reared its ugly head again just about when I was ready to call it 'fixed'. ... That led me to install the rest of the hotfixes and updates I listed, which *knock on wood* seems to have cleared up the issue, but I don't think I'm going to consider it 100% fixed until SP2 gets installed. ... when the server's locked up to reboot and/or remote-control the server. ...
- Re: Installing SP1 for W2K3 dies in cleanup phase if too many hotf
... it is safe to reboot the server after the failed SP1 ... complete the SP1 install when this problem occurs. ... our servers have about 95 or more hotfixes ...
- Re: Reinstalling XP Patches
... security hotfixes (using the 12/17/2008 Microsoft Security Bulletin ... Is there a way to get a specific hotfixe to reinstall without ... scan for updates - do those updates show in the High Priority ... If it asks you to install anything before you see a selection of "Custom" ...