Its too big? well, put a patch on it

…had to share this with you that I ran into when trying to install Visual Studio SP1 on Windows 2003 Std – why did the patch fail?  It was too big!  haha

solution:

Update for Windows Server 2003 (KB925336)

Brief Description

Install this update to resolve an issue where you receive a digital signature policy error message when installing a large Microsoft Windows Installer (.msi) package or a large Microsoft Windows Installer Patch (.msp) package. 

Further information is here:

FIX: Error message when you try to install a large Windows Installer package or a large Windows Installer patch package in Windows Server 2003 or in Windows XP: “Error 1718. File was rejected by digital signature policy”

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