unable to start 6.5 services on nt4 error 1105, event id 17060

Posted on 2003-11-10
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
hi i have  6.5 sql on nt 4 trying to get the services started to restore a db but upon starting the sqlserver service i get a event id 17060, it says in log file that it cant allocate spae for syslogs, failed to create tempdb , error 1105

and in the service window when you try to start the service it fails and a dialog pops up with error, event id 2140

?any ideas?
Question by:gliceas
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ID: 9714887
You have got enough space on the partition SQL is installed on, i.e. the drive where the tempdb resides

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ID: 9718321
no there is plenty of space 234mb

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Makr_Watson27 earned 125 total points
ID: 9718820
Have you tried the following article:;en-us;199364

If you're not already then get the latest service pack for SQL 6.5 as there is a similar issue in SP1 resolves:;en-us;153096&Product=sql

Also worth reading:;en-us;110139&Product=sql

Expert Comment

ID: 10191651
gliceas: How did you get on with this?  Were any of the links useful?

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