Unauthorized Access Exception: Access to the port is denied. Win IOError(Int32 error Code, String str) at System. Semaphore..ctor(Int32 initial Count, Int32 maximum Count, String name) at Microsoft. 09/15/2008 9 INF The security Group value is WSS_WPG 09/15/2008 9 ERR Task secureresources has failed with an unknown exception 09/15/2008 9 ERR Exception: System. But the point is, it is cathartic and in actual fact, good therapy because venting your frustrations at Bill Gates is much healthier than at your colleagues or family. SPConfiguration Database.get_Registry Connection String() at Microsoft. So although sometimes the M$ bashing is completely unjustified, long shall it continue to preserve the sanity of IT professionals around the globe. Open Sub Key(String name, Boolean writable) at Microsoft. Normally on a member server, a Share Point Installation would create three local groups as shown below In a domain controller situation, these local groups are not created because there is no concept of local security accounts. I mentioned earlier that Share Point was running as domain administrator as well as installed onto a DC (talk about a double whammy! My main motivation was to change this back to use low privileged accounts. I had created a new account to run the Share Point farm, granted it db_creator and securityadmin privileges on the SQL Server, and added the account to the farm administrators group in Share Point. SPConfiguration Database.get_Registry Connection String() The Zone of the assembly that failed was: My Computer 88bl Monitorable An exception occured while trying to acquire the local farm: System. Security Exception: Requested registry access is not allowed.
So I decided to demote the server back to a member server, and then rerun the configuration wizard. Translate(Identity Reference Collection source Accounts, Type target Type, Boolean force Success) at System. Having said that, on occasion you will hit some Microsoft induced pain that is legitimately and frustratingly dumb. By "legitimately", I mean that you cannot say "although in hindsight it was dumb, I can actually understand why they decided to do that". SPConfiguration Database.get_Registry Connection String() The Zone of the assembly that failed was: My Computer 88bl Monitorable An exception occured while trying to acquire the local farm: System. Security Exception: Requested registry access is not allowed. Instead you get caught out and experience pain and frustration simply because of a silly Microsoft oversight. Open Sub Key(String name, Boolean writable) at Microsoft. In this case, the oversight is with the Share Point Configuration Wizard I was unfortunate enough to inherit a MOSS 2007 install that had been performed on a Domain Controller and the farm was running with Domain Admin privileges.