Here's another find by Mike Briggs. Thanks for the contribution Mike! firstname.lastname@example.org
The following error message may be displayed during installation of System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008.
*** Carmine error was: VMSetupConfigurationError (257); WindowsAPI
ID: 257. Details: No mapping between account names and security IDs was done
>>> Excerpt from ServerSetup.log <<<
The ServerSetup.log can be obtained from the following directory:
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\VMMLogs
[12/9/2008 11:27:42 AM] * Exception : => An error has occurred while trying to configure Virtual Machine Manager.Uninstall Virtual Machine Manager from Add or Remove Programs and then run Setup again.Microsoft.VirtualManager.Setup.Exceptions.BackEndErrorException: An error has occurred while trying to configure Virtual Machine Manager.
Uninstall Virtual Machine Manager from Add or Remove Programs and then run Setup again.
Test the installation after each step.
Re-register the SQL SPN (setspn -r %computername%)
Uninstall SQL instance and VMM
Remove from domain and rejoin.
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