Install of Tools block by Visual Studio 2008


  • Attempting to install SQL Server 2008 R2 x64 EE Slipstream Tools - Complete on W2K8R2x64 EE.

    Blocked by another version of Visual Studio 2008. See below.

    However, attempted to install Visual Studio 2008 SP1 (VS90sp1-kb945140-ENU.exe) but received error:

     A compatible version of Visual Studio 2008 was not detected on the system.

    2010-09-28 09:25:58 Slp: Another version of Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 has been detected on this system that must be updated to SP1.  Please update all Visual Studio 2008 installations to SP1 level, by visiting Microsoft Update.
    2010-09-28 09:26:01 Slp: Watson bucket for Msi based failure has been created
    2010-09-28 09:26:01 Slp: InstallPackage: MsiInstallProduct returned the result code 1603.
    2010-09-28 09:26:01 Slp: No retry-able MSI return code detected.
    2010-09-28 09:26:01 Slp: Checkpoint: INSTALL_TRIN_AIDE_CPU32_ACTION
    2010-09-28 09:26:01 Slp: Error: Action "Install_trin_aide_Cpu32_Action" failed during execution.
    2010-09-28 09:26:01 Slp: Completed Action: Install_trin_aide_Cpu32_Action, returned False

    Server also has FAST Search installed

    Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 SP1 Redistributable - x64 9.0.30729.17 is installed

    Microsoft Primary Interoperability Assemblies 2005 9.0.21022 is installed

    Microsoft Report Viewer Redistributable 2008 SP1 is installed

    Tuesday, September 28, 2010 2:17 AM