Hi Ken It seems that the extra processor was added a while a go. The update was a windows update which the extra processor found difficult to recognise, so it appears that the confiuration at the time of installation wasn't correct. Its now ok :) and mail enable had nothing to do with the problem it was n updated patch from MS Andrew > -----Original Message----- > From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org > [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Ken Schaefer > Sent: 05 June 2004 05:19 > To: thelist at lists.evolt.org > Subject: Re: [thelist] Mail enable conflict? > > > Personally, I think your IT Admin person is feeding you a > load of bull. > > There have been no recent IE updates, and none that have any > perculiar behviour on multi-proc machines -vs- single-proc > machines (that I'm aware of), and I doubt that an IE update > would cause your machine to reboot (without, at least, starting IE). > > Cheers > Ken > > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ > From: "A Maynes" <andrew at milords.com> > Subject: RE: [thelist] Mail enable conflict? > > > : It was the standard setup and now it seems I know what the > problem is, > : an update of IE was carried out by the IT admin yesterday > and apparently > : the dual processor gets confused so the machine decided to > shut down and > : would reboot > : > : Andrew > : > : > -----Original Message----- > : > From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org > : > [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Joshua Olson > : > Sent: 04 June 2004 13:37 > : > To: thelist at lists.evolt.org > : > Subject: RE: [thelist] Mail enable conflict? > : > > : > > : > > -----Original Message----- > : > > From: A Maynes > : > > Sent: Friday, June 04, 2004 3:24 AM > : > > > : > > Having installed mail enable on our server and stilll not having > : > > configured it to work (getting there though) is it > possible that it > : > > can conflict with any of the other ports or the server > : > itself, we have > : > > had a crash (first time in 2 years) which has knocked out shared > : > > folders and a shared application using SQL or is it likely > : > that this > : > > is just a coincidence. > : > > : > Andrew, > : > > : > Did you install Standard, Pro, or the beta Enterprise. Also, > : > which OS did you install it on? I've installed it without an > : > problems a half-dozen times on various 2000 and 2003 servers. > : > As far as ports go, it only really needs to have available > : > 25 and 110. The web admin and mail interfaces are simply ASP > : > pages, so it doesn't need to conflict with port 80. If you > : > installed the beta version of Enterprise, then all bets are > : > off because it has connectors to other databases and I > : > presume that there is a chance it could overwrite some > : > important files. > : > > : > In regards to shared folders... this is really odd indeed. > : > The online support for the stable versions of Standard and > : > Pro is fairly decent and their support does respond. But, > : > honestly, it seems unlike that this software is the sole > : > cause of the issue. But, given the "coincidental" timing of > : > the whole mess, it seems that SOMETHING, and it's hard to pin > : > down what, is conflicting. Try reinstalling the latest > : > service packs, mdac, etc. > : > > : > Best of luck, > > -- > * * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !