Unable to Log In to Cluster Nodes in Clustered Environments Due to Disabled RPC Service

Publication Date:  2012-07-22 Views:  100 Downloads:  0
Issue Description

When users log in to the cluster nodes after creating the cluster, they are prompted with the Remote Procedural Call (RPC) service is unavailable.

Product and version information:
  • S2600
  • S5000 series
  • The OS is Windows 2003
Alarm Information
None
Handling Process
  1. Open the registry editor on the secondary node.
    1. Choose Start > Run....
    2. In the displayed Run dialog box, enter regedit.
    3. Click OK.

       

      The Registry Editor screen is displayed, as shown in Figure 1.

      Figure 1 Registry editor screen

       

  2. Unfold HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SYSTEM > CurrentControlSet > Control > Terminal Server.
  3. Right-click Terminal Server as shown in Figure 2.

     

    Figure 2 Adding a new DWORD value #1
     

     

  4. Choose New > DWORD Value as shown in Figure 3.

     

    Figure 3 Adding a new DWORD value #2
     

     

  5. Right-click .
  6. Choose Modify.

     

    The following screen is displayed, as shown in Figure 4.

    Figure 4 Editing DWORD value screen
     

     

  7. Change Value data to 1.
  8. Click OK to return to Registry Editor.
  9. Right-click .
  10. Choose Rename.
  11. Change the name of the key to IgnoreRegUserConfigErrors, as shown in Figure 5.

     

    Figure 5 Changing the name of the key
     

     

  12. Close Registry Editor.
  13. Restart the host.
Root Cause

In the clustered environment, the RPC service is disabled when the cluster node is being accessed.

Suggestions
None

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