Windows Server 2008 with SQL Server 2005 - failover clustering with one node

Discussion in 'microsoft.public.sqlserver.clustering' started by Carlos Felipe França da Fonseca, Sep 18, 2008.

  1. I'm trying to install SQL Server 2005 on a one-node Windows Server 2008
    failover clustering, but I'm getting the following error message:

    "The drive specified cannot be used for program location. Program files must
    be installed on a valid local disk available on all cluster nodes. The valid
    values are"

    No drive is shown.

    I found a Microsoft article about the problem:
    But even using an administrator account the problem happens.
    Has anybody already faced this kind of problem?


    Carlos Felipe França da Fonseca, Sep 18, 2008
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  2. I figured it out.

    I went to the registry key
    I set AutoShareServer key value to 1 and I restarted the installation. It

    Carlos Felipe França da Fonseca, Sep 19, 2008
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