login vsi company logo login vsi company logo 250x40
header-03.jpg

normal Install of target software onto Windows 2003

  • aexport
  • aexport's Avatar Topic Author
07 May 2013 07:38 - 07 May 2013 07:39 #972 by aexport
aexport created the topic: Install of target software onto Windows 2003
Login VSI Version: 4.0
Test system: Microsoft RDS
Operating system version target: Windows Server 2003
Operating system version launcher(s): Windows Server 2008
Office version target: Office 2007

Hello, I am having a few issues installing the target software onto Windows 2003.

Please see attached for more info.

Any suggestions ? - Thanks Rob
Attachments:

Please Log in to join the conversation.

More
07 May 2013 09:32 #973 by d.geerlings
d.geerlings replied the topic: Install of target software onto Windows 2003
Hello Rob,

I've created an image to correlate the warnings/errors you see in the script with the lines causing them.

As you can see the first warning is caused by trying to remove a registry key. You can safely ignore the warning if the script fails to remove the key. Since the key isn't there in the first place.

The second warning is related to trying to install the dotnet framework 3.5. There should be a workaround in there for systems that are not using the server manager (server 2003 for example). It seems that those workarounds aren't working. I'll look into that but for now you can manually install the dotnet framework if you don't already have it installed. You can find the installer for the dot net framework in the same folder as the target installer under <path to target installer>\Lib\Lib Apps\DotNet\dotnetfx35.exe

The third warning is caused by trying to add the LoginVSI group to the local Remote Desktop Users group. This allows the LoginVSI users created by the AD setup to logon to the machine. I assume you didn't run the AD setup (yet) therefor you get this warning. I suggest you use other means to make sure the users you intent to test with can log on to the (virtual) machine(s).

Let me know if you need any further help.
Attachments:

Please Log in to join the conversation.

What our customers are saying

Michael Cooper - Citrix

"We use Login VSI as a level set. If we are looking at a system that we are putting on brand new hardware or that we are putting in the cloud, we may see those environments completely differently but the end result is: is the user going to have a good solid happy user experience? And what Login VSI provides us on all three platforms is fairly consistent apples-to-apples comparison: is the user happy?"

Michael Cooper, Director of Solutions Architecture and Global Alliances at Citrix Systems


Tristan Todd - VMware

“Login VSI is my favorite test orchestration and simulation tool for large-scale reference architecture testing. Not only do we use it in our testing, but we work with partners who use Login VSI exclusively, with the idea that you create the most realistic simulated workload at scale, to really test infrastructure and software capabilities. What’s more, getting the results and be able to measure yourself across platforms and across vendor solutions is just fantastic and is unequalled in the industry.”

Tristan Todd, EUC Architect at VMware


Jamie Vernon - STARTEK

"Login PI enables us to minimize system downtime and deliver strategic business value like never before."

Jamie Vernon, VP of IT and infrastructure at STARTEK 

Login VSI, Inc.

300 Tradecenter

Suite 3460
Woburn, MA 01801

Phone: +1 844 828 3693

Login VSI B.V.

De Entree 85
1101 BH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Phone: +31 20 705 1200