ISSUE: SpectroSERVER on Windows hangs and becomes unresponsive
CAUSE: Rare SpectroSERVER startup hangs on Windows due to deadlock with third-party MTS library.
RESOLUTION: This issue has been addressed in Spectrum 09.04.03.00 and 10.01.00.00. The following is the release note reference:
Symptom: Rare SpectroSERVER startup hangs on Windows due to deadlock with third-party MTS library.
Resolution: Updated third-party MTS library provided to resolve very rare startup deadlock scenario.
WORKAROUND: As a work around, you can implement the nomts version of the SpectroSERVER binary as follows:
1. Shutdown the SpectroSERVER process
2. Copy the $SPECROOT/SS/support/SpectroSERVER_nomts.exe binary to the $SPECROOT/SS directory and rename to SpectroSERVER
3. Start the SpectroSERVER as normal