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An exception has occurred of type C0000005

Created: 16 Jan 2013 • Updated: 17 Jan 2013 | 1 comment

I receieved the following error upon trying to install a ghost client.

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Symantec Ghost Client Agent
An exception has occurred of type C0000005
C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost - C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost\ngctw32.exe
    unsigned int msTimeout = 0x123FDD8
    unsigned int callerHorizon = 0x79D57
    unsigned int c_sock = 364
    unsigned int code = 0x1D70000
    unsigned int count = 0x42FFD8
    int argc = 1
    int argc = 1
    bool standalone = false
    unsigned int length = 224
    int wait = 0x77DF1701
    bool doReboot = false
    unsigned int argc = 2
    unsigned int data = 0
    unsigned int dataSize = 4
    unsigned int type = 0x123FF94

How do I fix? It keeps erroring regardless of what I try (i.e. reboot, uninstall, reinstall)

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Nitin's picture


Please go through the thread on this forum, if it is similar issue please try it.

The c0000005 error has been resolved in Ghost 2.5.1 build 2298.

Additional infomration is here


If you feel your issue has been addressed to, please use the "Mark as Solution" link for the relevant thread