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no aspnetdb database created

Jul 20, 2007 at 8:37 PM
I have followed the instructions but do not see an aspnetdb created.

I have the following databases that seem to be created:


I changed the web.config references to StarterKitDB but still receive the error:
Exception Details: System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException: Cannot open database "aspnetdb" requested by the login. The login failed.

Would the aspnetdb database be hardcoded somewhere in the source code?

Thanks for any information.
Jul 20, 2007 at 9:02 PM
Looking at the install script I noticed that the command:

C:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v2.0.50727\aspnetregsql -A all -E

was not creating the aspnetdb. When I tried the command manually I received the error:

An error has occurred. Details of the exception:
A connection was successfully established with the server, but then an error occurred during the pre-login handshake. When connecting to SQL Server 2005, this failure may be caused by the fact that under the default settings SQL Server does not allow remote connections. (provider: Named Pipes Provider, error: 0 - No process is on the other end of the pipe.)
Unable to connect to SQL Server database.

When I included the -S <server name> flag in the command the database was created successfully.

Aug 2, 2007 at 2:07 PM
An alternative of including -S is to enable Named Pipes in your SQL Server.