I can connect to an instance by specifying the port but not by the instance name. Becuase of this, no replication is occuring. Please see porqry and sqlcmd output below ...
d:\>portqry -n MDLEXPSV02 -p udp -e 1434
Querying target system called:
Attempting to resolve name to IP address...
Name resolved to 172.16.75.101
UDP port 1434 (ms-sql-m service): LISTENING or FILTERED
Sending SQL Server query to UDP port 1434...
? ?P' %
==== End of SQL Server query response ====
UDP port 1434 is LISTENING
d:\>sqlcmd -U sa -S MDLEXPSV02\SQLEXPRESS -P sapwd
HResult 0xFFFFFFFF, Level 16, State 1
SQL Network Interfaces: Error Locating Server/Instance Specified [xFFFFFFFF].
Sqlcmd: Error: Microsoft SQL Native Client : An error has occurred while establi
shing a connection to the server. When connecting to SQL Server 2005, this failu
re may be caused by the fact that under the default settings SQL Server does not
allow remote connections..
Sqlcmd: Error: Microsoft SQL Native Client : Login timeout expired.
d:\>sqlcmd -U sa -S MDLEXPSV02\SQLEXPRESS,1184 -P sapwd
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