The server locator point of Systems Management Server (SMS) 2003 is reinstalled every time that the SMS 2003 server restarts

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SYMPTOMS

The server locator point of Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS) 2003 is reinstalled every time that the SMS 2003 server restarts.

Additionally, the following error message may be logged in the Sitecomp.log log file:
The operating system reported error 1056: An instance of the service is already running.

CAUSE

This problem occurs because the server locator point is re-installed even if error 1056 occurs.

WORKAROUND

To work around this problem, set the server locator point service to "Automatic."

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

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Article ID: 947680 - Last Review: February 19, 2008 - Revision: 1.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003
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