Despite following all the good advices in this n/g I still cannot resolve
this error, and it is beginning to unhinge me!
Does anyone out there (including Microsoft) have any idea whatsoever to do
The story so far:
2 x P833MHz
2 x 18.2 HDD (disks have been converted to dynamic)
Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP1 + Latest updates (don't want to ry SP2 just
Had titanic problems getting 6.5 installed, followed advices posted here and
eventually beat it on. Master DB = 100MB, virtually empty. No other DBs
(apart from defaults).
Not running in single user mode.
No spaces in SP5a folder name.
\ added to SQLPath in registry
No * characters in the PATH statement
SA password is not blank.
Named Pipes is default netlib.
SP5a setup fails with "CFGCHAR.EXE could not be executed check the .OUT
file", which contains the last line:
isql failed - Exit Code: 1
All other lines terminate with Copied or Created, e.g.:
E:\MSSQL65\\charsets\cp1257\LVINC.257 - copied
Please, please someone HELP!!! Reply either by email
Thanks in advance (and anticipation!),