I'm trying to install SQL Server 2008 for Small Business, on a Windows Server 2003 SBS, which is a Domain Controller on a less than 50 users ' domain. I'm logged in with the Administrator account, wich belongs to the 'Doman admins' group also. Setup failed
with this error:
2010-09-25 11:55:34 Slp: EditionRequirementCheck Rule Check : The edition is not allowed on this OS.
2010-09-25 11:55:34 Slp: Evaluating rule : EditionRequirementCheck
2010-09-25 11:55:34 Slp: Rule running on machine: DELL1
2010-09-25 11:55:34 Slp: Rule evaluation done : Failed
2010-09-25 11:55:34 Slp: Rule evaluation message: This SQL Server edition is not supported on this operating system. See SQL Server Books Online for information about supported operating systems for SQL Small Business Server edition.
According to this link, this version is supported on Windows Server 2003 SBS: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms143506%28SQL.100%29.aspx#SE32
I've tried to diagnose the error, after reading this link: http://blogs.technet.com/b/sbs/archive/2010/07/21/how-to-diagnose-quot-operating-system-supported-for-edition-quot-pre-requisite-errors-while-installing-sql-2008-standard-edition-for-small-business.aspx
After a new
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