SP5 Includes Fixes for Stress-Induced Issues

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Internal testing for Windows NT products includes using automated tests designed to push the system beyond its normal limits. These bugs often can only be reliably reproduced using internal tools. Identifying the symptoms often requires using the debugger.

Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 5 and later includes fixes to the following binaries for these types of bugs:
  • Ntoskrnl.exe
  • Ntkrnlmp.exe
  • Ntfs.sys


To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
152734 How to Obtain the Latest Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack
The latest service pack is also available at the following Internet location:


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows NT 4.0. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 5.


Article ID: 234540 - Last Review: November 2, 2013 - Revision: 3.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Enterprise Edition
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