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Windows Communication Foundation Step By Step

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If the account is a member of administrators group on the sql server the job step works fine.

Since the logprovider DTS.LogProviderEventLog.2 exists on the system I guess that this has something to do with access rights, probably to some registry key(s), but I cannot find out which part of the registry the proxy user does not have access to.

When running the same package using DTEXEC in a Command Prompt and using RUNAS <proxyuser> the package works fine and writes to the event log.

Kind regards


update 17-Feb-2010: Microsoft has reproduced this situation and I hope to get a workaround or fix soon :-

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