A hotfix that addresses changes to daylight saving time in 2008 is available for Windows Services for UNIX and for Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications

Article ID: 957796 – Last Review: November 28, 2008 – Revision: 1.0

A hotfix that addresses changes to daylight saving time in 2008 is available for Windows Services for UNIX and for Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications

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SYMPTOMS

A hotfix package is available to accommodate the daylight saving time (DST) changes in 2008. This hotfix package affects the following software components:

  • Microsoft Windows Services for UNIX 3.0
  • Microsoft Windows Services for UNIX 3.5
  • Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications in Windows Server 2003 R2
  • Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications in Windows Vista
  • Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications in Windows Server 2008

This hotfix incorporates daylight saving time (DST) changes in Pakistan, in Morocco, and in Israel.

RESOLUTION

Hotfix information

A supported feature that modifies the default behavior of the product is available from Microsoft. However, this feature is intended to modify only the behavior that this article describes. Apply this feature only to systems that specifically require it.

If the feature 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 feature.

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 feature. 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:

http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support (http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support)

Note The Hotfix download available form displays the languages for which the feature is available. If you do not see your language, it is because the feature is not available for that language.

Prerequisites

No prerequisites.

Restart requirement

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

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace any other previously released hotfixes.

Registry information

To use this hotfix, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

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 Services for UNIX 3.0, x86-based versions
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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Casablanca Not Applicable 198 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 Not Applicable
Jerusalem Not Applicable 803 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 Not Applicable
Karachi Not Applicable 159 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 Not Applicable
Posix.exe 7.0.1701.50 129,024 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 x86
Psxdll.dll 7.0.1701.50 146,432 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 x86
Psxrun.exe 7.0.1701.50 103,424 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 x86
Psxss.exe 7.0.1701.50 672,256 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 x86
Windows Services for UNIX 3.5, x86-based versions
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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Casablanca Not Applicable 198 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 Not Applicable
Jerusalem Not Applicable 803 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 Not Applicable
Karachi Not Applicable 159 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 Not Applicable
Posix.exe 8.0.1969.61 130,048 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 x86
Psxdll.dll 8.0.1969.61 345,088 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 x86
Psxrun.exe 8.0.1969.61 104,448 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 x86
Psxss.exe 8.0.1969.61 784,384 03-Oct- 2008 05:52 x86
Windows Server 2003 R2, x86-based versions
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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 19-Sep-2008 14:58 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 19-Sep- 2008 14:58 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 19-Sep-2008 14:58 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 19-Sep- 2008 14:58 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 19-Sep-2008 14:58 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 19-Sep- 2008 14:58 Not applicable
Windows Server 2003 R2, x64-based versions
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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 19-Sep-2008 15:31 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 19-Sep- 2008 15:31 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 19-Sep-2008 15:31 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 19-Sep- 2008 15:31 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 19-Sep-2008 15:31 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 19-Sep- 2008 15:31 Not applicable
Windows Vista, x86-based versions
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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 22-Sep-2008 14:14 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 22-Sep- 2008 14:14 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 22-Sep-2008 14:14 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 22-Sep- 2008 14:14 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 22-Sep-2008 14:14 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 22-Sep- 2008 14:14 Not applicable
Windows Vista, x64-based versions
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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 22-Sep-2008 14:14 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 22-Sep- 2008 14:14 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 22-Sep-2008 14:14 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 22-Sep- 2008 14:14 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 22-Sep-2008 14:14 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 22-Sep- 2008 14:14 Not applicable
Windows Vista SP1 and Windows Server 2008, x86-based versions
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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 23-Sep-2008Sep-2008 06:55 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 23-Sep-2008Sep- 2008 06:55 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 23-Sep-2008Sep-2008 06:55 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 23-Sep-2008Sep- 2008 06:55 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 23-Sep-2008Sep-2008 06:55 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 23-Sep-2008Sep- 2008 06:55 Not applicable
Windows Vista SP1 and Windows Server 2008, x64-based versions
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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 23-Sep-2008 06:55 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 23-Sep- 2008 06:55 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 23-Sep-2008 06:55 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 23-Sep- 2008 06:55 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 23-Sep-2008 06:55 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 23-Sep- 2008 06:55 Not applicable
Windows Vista SP1 and Windows Server 2008, Itanium-based versions
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File name File version File size Date Time Platform
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 23-Sep-2008 06:55 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 23-Sep- 2008 06:55 Not applicable
svr-5 usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 23-Sep-2008 06:55 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo africa casablanca Not applicable 198 23-Sep- 2008 06:55 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia jerusalem Not applicable 803 23-Sep-2008 06:55 Not applicable
usr share zoneinfo asia karachi Not applicable 159 23-Sep- 2008 06:55 Not applicable

STATUS

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

MORE INFORMATION

For more information about DST changes in 2008, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/gp/dst_topissues

For more information about DST and for related information, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cp_dst (http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cp_dst)

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

824684  (/Feedback.aspx?kbNumber=824684/ ) Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Windows Services for UNIX 3.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Services for UNIX 3.5
  • Windows Vista Enterprise
  • Windows Vista Ultimate
  • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-Based Systems
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Datacenter Edition (32-Bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Datacenter x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Enterprise Edition (32-Bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Enterprise x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard x64 Edition
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