troubleshooting Question

unable to apply printer through GP Preferences - WINXP Clients - error listed in text

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Windows XPWindows OSActive DirectoryWindows Server 2008
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Hello guys and thanks as always for your time and expertise.  I'm trying to push a printer to computers that are winxp sp3.  In Preferences I list the printers IP address and it's share path.  Here's the error message I receive on my domain controller:  event id 8186:
"The client-side extension caught the unhandled exception '0xC0000005' inside: 'threadEntry : client main' See trace file for more details."  
I installed a gp hotfix for GP client side extensions and the xmlite patch.  No change.  Strange thing I haven't had any problems pushing printers via GP Preferences to users.  I am using a secruity group to filter the group policy.  Anyway, your help and recommendations are greatly appreciated on this problem.
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