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SQL 2008 Cluster installation failure


SQL 2008 Cluster installation failure

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bharathreddyabr
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Hi Team, I am installing SQL Server 2008(32 bit Enterprise Edition) Cluster on on Widows 2003 with SP2(32 bit),
it consists of two nodes, I have started installation on node1 in the feature selection below there is a shared feature directory i am getting below error

"The shared directory (or command line option INSTALLSQLSHAREDDIR) value for a cluster installation cannot be a directory on a shared disk"

I have attached the screen shot also, Please check
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rajrajcholan
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Your using a shared drive. Try to use a local disk on the physcial server.
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to add to the previous reply, at this point in the installation you are not specifying the shared drives the SQL server instance will use. Specify a local for the shared features and further on in the install specify the group and shared disk resources the instance itself will use

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Thank you Raj & Perry, started installing after changing to Local drive
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