Cannot install Azure Arc in Hyper-V in the Chinese version of Windows Server 2012 R2

Applies to: AzureWindows Server 2012 R2

The installation fails on the Desired State Configuration (DSC) installation service, and you receive the following error message:


level=info msg="Onboarding Machine. It usually takes a few minutes to complete. Sometimes it may take longer depending on network and server load status."
level=error msg="Failed to discover OS information for onboarding" Error="Ver command output error: Microsoft Windows
level=info msg="Log file available at C:\\ProgramData\\AzureConnectedMachineAgent\\Log\\azcmagent.log"
level=debug msg="Resource Name was not specified. Setting it to HostName of machine" New Resource Name=Web-01
level=info msg="Onboarding Machine. It usually takes a few minutes to complete. Sometimes it may take longer depending on network and server load status."
level=debug msg="Starting client connection on: \\\\.\\pipe\\himds"
level=debug msg="Awaiting status message from agent..."
level=debug msg="Status Message received"
level=debug msg="Get Agent Status Response" level=debug msg="Getting Authorization Token"
level=debug msg="Successfully acquired Authorization Token"


Resolution


To fix this problem, install update 4551370 through the following method.

Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the standalone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.