TCPware ECO kit announcement

The following ECO kit is now available for TCPware:

ECO: DRIVERS_V572P020
Description: Correct a potential system crash; improve ISN algorithm
Release date:
Ranking: 1
Max ranking: 1
Versions: 5.7-2
Requisites:

ftp://ftp.process.com/support/57_2/drivers_v572p020.zip

To search the TCPware ECO database, please visit the following URL:

http://vms.process.com/eco.html

For more information, contact Process Software via:

E-mail: support@process.com
Phone: 1-800-394-8700

The ECO kit README contents are below.

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DRIVERS patch kit revision 2.0 for TCPware Version 5.7-2 12-Jun-2006

Copyright (c) 2006 Process Software, LLC

Highest ECO Rank 1 (Version 2.0)
Version 2.0 Rank 1 - Recommended; system crash possible

This patch kit provides new versions of the following drivers for
TCPware Version 5.7-2:

DRIVERS_V572P020 - ECO rank: 1 - Recommended; potential system crash
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IPDRIVER - Correct an error when receiving a new fragmented
datagram that can cause a system crash.
DE 10319

TCPDRIVER - ECO rank: 3 - Corrects a specific problem
Replace initial sequence number (ISN) algorithm
with one that is more random. DE 6893

This kit also includes the following changes from previous ECO kits:

DRIVERS_V571P010 - ECO rank: 2 - Recommended; TCPware will not function
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UCX$IPC_SHR - provide a new version of UCX$IPC_SHR for
OpenVMS V8.3 and later. This patch must be
installed after installing OpenVMS and before
starting TCPware.

NOTE: You must reboot your system after installing this patch in order
to load the new driver(s).

The old versions of the images will be renamed to *.EXE_OLD.

Once installed, you may undo this patch by renaming the file(s) back to:

TCPWARE_COMMON:[TCPWARE]UCX$IPC_SHR.EXE_OLD to
TCPWARE_COMMON:[TCPWARE]UCX$IPC_SHR.EXE
TCPWARE_COMMON:[TCPWARE]IPDRIVER.EXE_OLD to
TCPWARE_COMMON:[TCPWARE]IPDRIVER.EXE
TCPWARE_COMMON:[TCPWARE]TCPDRIVER.EXE_OLD to
TCPWARE_COMMON:[TCPWARE]TCPDRIVER.EXE

[End of ECO announcement]