On 7/1 I ran the dcdscripts and this file was created at that time. Is there a way to check the size of the current datase to see if it needs to be compacted or is this the current file (though it has a timestamp of 7/1)
Here's the folder they are talking about: c:\dcdsrvr\run\dcx500\database. If the database folder gets over 100mb, dc directory service may have a hard time starting before the service start up timeout.
Are you getting this error “Installer User Interface Mode Not Supported. The installer cannot run in this UI mode. To specify the interface mode, use the -i command-line option, followed by the UI mode identifier. The value UI mode identifiers...
The below trick might come handy when you have to add a new node to a cluster but you don't have or is unsure of the security password for the publisher. This procedure has been around for ages.
1) Login into the CLI of the Publisher.