I am installing Business Objects 4.2 SP8 onto a clean Windows Server 2016 standard edition environment. We are using SQL Server 2016 as well.
All prerequisites are complete including creating SQL ODBC connections to the database server, in addition, I am installing as the service account which has modify rights to a blank CMS database.
During the install, I am attempting to Configure CMS Repository Database SQL Server (ODBC), I get the following error message
"Failed to retrieve cluster name from the database. Reason: Database access error. Reason [Microsoft][SQL Server Native Client 11.0][SQL Server]Incorrect syntax near ‘-’…
Any ideas are greatly appreciated.
KMerrills (BOB member since 2010-08-27)