Poweshell Deployment Toolkit fails for SCCM

December 2, 2013 at 6:05 am in Uncategorized by alkin

 

I kept getting errors on the automatic deployment of SCCM with the PDT toolkit. The thing is that SCCM cannot work with Dynamic ports as described here:

So to fix this just change the SQL port in the to a fix port like shown below:

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Normally PDT is going to verify if all the SQL settings are defined correctly during the pre-install validation except for this one. So if you want PDT to verify that the SCCM instance is not set to a dynamic port you can add:

<SQL>
<Port>True</Port>
</SQL>

…to the <Validation> section of the SC DB role in the variable.xml file

Thanks for Rob Willis to help me with this.

Alex