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Mirroring clustered SQL 2008 Databse RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi,

     I try to established a mirror between to clustered SQL 2008 Server. I have installed a copy and the transcation-protocol of the database on the target-cluster.

    But when i try to start the mirroring I get always a error-message, that the mirror-endpoint on the source-server dont exist or is not reachable (error 1418).

    I checked teh endpoint, it exist and is online. Also i can connect the endpoint with  "telnet servername 5022". The fireall on the server is disabled. I use a domain-administrator-account for mirorring, so it should not be a permission-problem.

    Anyone an idea?

    Joachim
    Monday, July 20, 2009 3:25 PM

All replies

  • Error 1418 may be erroneous and can be many different things - Account can be mis-configured, Endpoints may have failed, network is no longer available.  Here is a great link to an MSDN article on how to troubleshoot the specific error. 

    http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms189127.aspx

    Thanks

    Ross Mistry


    ------ Ross Mistry, MVP Author: SQL Server 2008 Management and Administration and Windows Server 2008 Unleashed.
    Monday, July 20, 2009 6:32 PM