Windows Server 2003 R2 Enterprise Edition SP2 32-bit
All updates and patches installed
Two-node cluster environment configured. Cluster functions perfectly.
Trying to install SQL Server 2005 Enterprise Edition (32-bit) as a clustered application. Installation proceeds fine until it begins to install the SQL Server Database Services product. Status window says "Starting Services. Service: SQL Server Browser".
Error message is presented: "Service 'SQL Server Browser' (SQLBrowser) failed to start. Verify that you have sufficient privileges to start system services".
SQL Server Service Account is in the Administrators group on both local systems, and is a domain account.
Account used for the installation is in the Administrators group on both local systems, and is a domain account.
Have cancelled out of the install and rebooted both servers numerous times. Exact same error continues to occur.
Cluster is active and all resources are owned by node #1 - the node where SQL Server Installation is being run.
In the event viewer, I see:
Event ID: 10
Description: The SQLBrowser service was unable to establish SQL instance and connectivity discovery".
I am also seeing errors like:
Source: SQLBrowser. The SQL configuration for SQL is inaccessible or invalid.
Source: SQLBrowser. The Configuration of the AdminConnection\TCP protocol in the SQL instance xxxxxx i
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