Okay, so we are not getting anywhere with repairing our Companyweb site that was toasted by the SharePoint Service Pack 2 (previous blog post) update.
We ran the gamut, including the SBS Blog’s SharePoint SP2 Failed Install post and even trying out David Moisan’s PowerShell steps:
- David Moisan: SBS 2008: Solving Four SharePoint Problems at Once
So far, nothing has worked.
So, in goes SBS 2008 Disk 2 with the component repair routines:
We start up the SharePoint setup:
Okay, so the install routine says it worked. But, what about the Companyweb site?
We need to reboot first! :|
Susan Bradley has pointed us into the direction we are going to head into next:
- sharepointtech’s blog: Cannot connect to the configuration database after installing WSS 3.0 Sp2 on a standalone server
We need to backup the Windows Internal databases, rip it out, uninstall WSS, reinstall WSS in stand-alone mode, restore the databases, and finally reattach them.
We are two for two WSS SP2 install failures now.
More to come … ;)
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