Windows 2003

Windows 2003 application event log error Could not create a Disk Cache Sub directory for the Application Pool

If you are receiving an error like this: Event Type: Error Event Source: Active Server Pages Event Category: None Event ID: 5 Date: 7/11/2010 Time: 7:07:24 PM User: N/A Computer: SV2360 Description: Error: The Template Persistent Cache initialization failed for Application Pool ‘mydomain.com.au’ because of the following error: Could not create a Disk Cache Sub-directory.

Upgrading MSDE prior to installing Sophos PureMessage

When installing Sophos PureMessage anti-spam / mail filtering software, if your Microsoft SQL Desktop Engine (MSDE) engine is not at SP4, the installer will report that it is Unable to connect to \local\SOPHOS. However if you try to install SP4 for MSDE, it won’t necessarily upgrade the correct version of MSDE. To check which version.