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FIX: A hotfix is available for Windows Service for UNIX users and for Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications users to incorporate DST changes in Argentina, in Chile, in Egypt, in Iran, in Iraq, and in Israel


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Introduction

This article describes a hotfix that is available for users of the following components:
  • Windows Service for UNIX
  • Utilities and SDK for Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications (SUA)
This hotfix incorporates daylight saving time (DST) changes in Argentina, in Chile, in Egypt, in Iran, in Iraq, and in Israel.

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More information

This article contains the changes for the following products:
  • Windows Services for UNIX 3.0
  • 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

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 this specific problem.

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, submit a request to 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.

After you apply this update, you may receive the following message:
Update cannot be installed as a newer or same time zone update has already been installed on the system.
This message indicates that you have already applied the correct update or that Windows Update or Microsoft Update has automatically installed this update. No additional action is required to update the Windows operating system software.

Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix, you must have one of the following products installed:
  • Windows Services for UNIX 3.0
  • 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

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.
Utilities and SDK for Windows Server 2008, x86-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
Utilities and SDK for Windows Server 2008, x64-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
Utilities and SDK for Windows Server 2008, Itanium architecture versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200817:46Not applicable
Utilities and SDK for R2, x86-based version
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200813:43Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200813:43Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200813:43Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200813:43Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200813:43Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200813:43Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200813:43Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200813:43Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200813:43Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200813:43Not applicable
Utilities and SDK for R2, x64-based version
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200816:23Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200816:23Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200816:23Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200816:23Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200816:23Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200816:23Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200816:23Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200816:23Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200816:23Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200816:23Not applicable
Utilities and SDK for Vista, x86-based version
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-2008Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-2008Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-2008Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-2008Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-2008Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-2008Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-2008Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-2008Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-2008Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-2008Jul-200815:48Not applicable
Utilities and SDK for Vista, x64-based version
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/svr-5/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/africa/cairoNot applicable95504-Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/Buenos_airesNot applicable68204-Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/america/santiagoNot applicable91104-Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/baghdadNot applicable36104-Jul-200815:48Not applicable
/usr/share/zoneinfo/asia/tehranNot applicable61004-Jul-200815:48Not applicable
Windows Services for UNIX 3.0, x86-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
BaghdadNot Applicable36115-May-200804:38Not Applicable
Buenos_airesNot Applicable68204-Jul-2008Jul-200804:44Not Applicable
CairoNot Applicable95504-Jul-2008Jul-200804:44Not Applicable
Posix.exe7.0.1701.49129,02404-Jul-2008Jul-200804:40x86
Psxdll.dll7.0.1701.49146,43204-Jul-2008Jul-200804:40x86
Psxrun.exe7.0.1701.49103,42404-Jul-2008Jul-200804:40x86
Psxss.exe7.0.1701.49672,25604-Jul-2008Jul-200804:40x86
SantiagoNot Applicable91104-Jul-2008Jul-200804:44Not Applicable
TehranNot Applicable61004-Jul-2008Jul-200804:44Not Applicable
Windows Services for UNIX 3.5, x86-based versions
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
BaghdadNot Applicable36104-Jul-2008Jul-200805:14Not Applicable
Buenos_airesNot Applicable68204-Jul-2008Jul-200805:14Not Applicable
CairoNot Applicable95504-Jul-2008Jul-200805:14Not Applicable
SantiagoNot Applicable91104-Jul-2008Jul-200805:14Not Applicable
TehranNot Applicable61004-Jul-2008Jul-200805:14Not Applicable

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Status

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

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More information

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

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Keywords: kbautohotfix, kbexpertiseadvanced, kbfix, kbqfe, KB951150

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Article ID : 951150
Revision : 2
Created on : 10/8/2011
Published on : 10/8/2011
Exists online : False
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