List of available Hotfixes 2012-02-20
I was reading through all the hotfixes available for XenApp 6.5, to decide what to add to my new lab environment.
I compiled this quick reference to get access to all important information about the available hofixes and the problems they will solve.
Don't publish all of the listed updates !
I recommend installing the Hotfixes GPMx150WX64002
by default, you don't like loose any configured polices.
If you like to publish "Additional Communications Software" like Citrix GoToMeeting, Skype, Adobe Connect roll out XA650W2K8R2X64002
Public Hotfixes for XenApp 6.5 for Windows Server 2008 R2
Reconnect/disconnected to a session is interrupted by a license error and fails.
Reconnection to a locked published desktop fails:
"Element Not Found"
"The Network Connection Doesn't Exist"
RDP session with a XenApp 6.5 from a Win XP fail when using 29+ char UPN
Apps fail to update time stamp on client files
Custom apps fail to overwrite existing files
Hotfix GPMx150WX64002 (Group Policy Management)1.
GPO priority is not retained after editing/saving
Reconnecting to a disconnected session where the wall paper is set using a GPO, wallpaper is no longer set.
No connection to XenApp 6 using a NOERROR lic file
When shadowing, win32k.sys, vdtw30.dll files leave the session unresponsive. Session cannot be reset.
Hotfix HDXWMIPROV620W2K8R2X64001 (For Citrix HDX WMI Provider 2.0)1.
Poor performance when querying HDX WMI Provider on XenApp with 50+ sessions.
Hotfix XD200DDirector001 (Citrix Desktop Director 2.0)New Fixes in This Release:
Poor performance when querying the HDX WMI Provider on XenApp with 50+ sessions.
Shadowing Windows XP (32-bit Edition) fails
Hotfix XA650W2K8R2X64002 (Support for Additional Communications Software)
In addition to Microsoft Communicator and Lync, this hotfix adds webcam support:
Citrix GoToMeeting, Skype, Adobe Connect
Pass-through authentication fails
Limited Release Hotfixes for XenApp 6.5 for Windows Server 2008 R2 (Login required!)
LIMITED RELEASE - Hotfix XA650W2K8R2X640121.
After user's logoff, IMA Service fails
LIMITED RELEASE - Hotfix XA650W2K8R2X640151.
Kerberos Pass-through fails using "Unconstrained Delegation".
Unconstrained delegation illustrated
LIMITED RELEASE - Hotfix XA650W2K8R2X640091.
In double-hop scenarios, the use of a smart card certificate fails
LIMITED RELEASE - Hotfix XA650W2K8R2X640061.
When the "Reboot Schedule randomization interval" GPO is configured, MFCOM service fails and IMA Service fails to start
-> same can happen on pre-staged server, for other reasons!!! See EE Thread https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/27591763/IMA-Service-not-starting-on-a-cloned-XenApp-server.html
LIMITED RELEASE - Hotfix XA650W2K8R2X640051.
Custom per-window exception-/Seamless per application window registry flags wont' work on XenApp 6 Server 2008 R2.
LIMITED RELEASE - Hotfix GPMx150WX64001 (Group Policy Management)1.
Existing GPO's are not retained after editing and saving
LIMITED RELEASE - Hotfix XA650W2K8R2X640081.
Creation of printers us delayed 2 min. + per printer. Check GPO "Direct connections to print servers."
LIMITED RELEASE - Hotfix XA650W2K8R2X640071.
If smart card is present in the card reader, the PIN prompt fails
LIMITED RELEASE - Hotfix XA650W2K8R2X640171.
Toolbars of published Apps are only partly visible or not visible at all