Recovering COM+ Applications from a hang state

Recently, I worked with some customer problems where they encountered issues with COM+ application going into a hang state. This causes sometimes the main applications to wait indefinitely without recovering from the problem. In such circumstances, many users/developers of the com+ application manually check the state of the com+ application in the component services page…


AF: AppFabric Invalid Version Error

On a clustered environment when you try to start the AppFabric caching service you may encounter the error AppFabric Invalid Version Error. You will see the following exception logged in the AppFabric event logs AppFabric Caching service crashed with exception {Microsoft.ApplicationServer.Caching.DataCacheException: ErrorCode<ERRService0001>:SubStatus<ES0001>:Service initialization failed. No user action required. —> Microsoft.Fabric.Common.OperationCompletedException: Operation completed with an exception…