3 Replies Latest reply on Oct 17, 2013 8:34 AM by Akbar Aziz

    SQL Server 2008 R2 installation error

      Hello All,

       

      I was trying to install SQL Server 2008 on windows 2008 R2 machine.

      I am getting below error:

       

      Global rules:

       

      There are no scenario-specific rules.

       

      Rules report file:               The rule result report file is not available.

       

      Exception summary:

      The following is an exception stack listing the exceptions in outermost to innermost order

      Inner exceptions are being indented

       

      Exception type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Chainer.Infrastructure.ChainerInfrastructureException

          Message:

              There was an error generating the XML document.

          Data:

            DisableWatson = true

          Stack:

              at Microsoft.SqlServer.Chainer.Infrastructure.DataStoreService.SerializeObject(String rootPath, Object objectToSerialize, Boolean saveToCache)

              at Microsoft.SqlServer.Chainer.Infrastructure.DataStoreService.SerializeObject(Object objectToSerialize)

              at Microsoft.SqlServer.Chainer.Infrastructure.InputSettingService.SaveInputSettingValueToObject(InputSettingInfo inputSettingInfo, List`1 values)

              at Microsoft.SqlServer.Chainer.Infrastructure.InputSettingService.SaveParsedArgumentsIntoInputSettingStore(InputSettingSource source, Dictionary`2 parsedArguments, Boolean chainerSetting, Boolean ignoreSettingsForNotAllowedScnearios)

              at Microsoft.SqlServer.Chainer.Infrastructure.InputSettingService.ProcessCommandLineArguments(String[] commandLineArguments, Boolean chainerSetting)

              at Microsoft.SqlServer.Configuration.BootstrapExtension.ProcessFeatureCommandLineArgumentsAction.ExecuteAction(String actionId)

              at Microsoft.SqlServer.Chainer.Infrastructure.Action.Execute(String actionId, TextWriter errorStream)

              at Microsoft.SqlServer.Setup.Chainer.Workflow.ActionInvocation.ExecuteActionHelper(TextWriter statusStream, ISequencedAction actionToRun)

          Inner exception type: System.InvalidOperationException

              Message:

                      There was an error generating the XML document.

              Stack:

                      at System.Xml.Serialization.XmlSerializer.Serialize(XmlWriter xmlWriter, Object o, XmlSerializerNamespaces namespaces, String encodingStyle, String id)

                      at System.Xml.Serialization.XmlSerializer.Serialize(TextWriter textWriter, Object o)

                      at Microsoft.SqlServer.Chainer.Infrastructure.DataStoreService.SerializeObject(String rootPath, Object objectToSerialize, Boolean saveToCache)

              Inner exception type: System.Security.Cryptography.CryptographicException

                  Message:

                              The system cannot find the file specified.

                             

                  Stack:

                              at System.Security.Cryptography.ProtectedData.Protect(Byte[] userData, Byte[] optionalEntropy, DataProtectionScope scope)

                              at Microsoft.SqlServer.Common.SqlSecureString.WriteXml(XmlWriter writer)

                              at System.Xml.Serialization.XmlSerializationWriter.WriteSerializable(IXmlSerializable serializable, String name, String ns, Boolean isNullable, Boolean wrapped)

                              at Microsoft.Xml.Serialization.GeneratedAssembly.XmlSerializationWriterSqlEngineSetupPublic.Write6_SqlEngineSetupPublic(String n, String ns, SqlEngineSetupPublic o, Boolean isNullable, Boolean needType)

                              at Microsoft.Xml.Serialization.GeneratedAssembly.XmlSerializationWriterSqlEngineSetupPublic.Write7_SqlEngineSetupPublic(Object o)