Microsoft SQL Server Native Client 10.0 (Cannot generate SSPI context)

Posted on 2009-05-07
Last Modified: 2012-08-14
I've got numerous errors looking like this in my error log ... everything seems to work fine in the server but this keeps bugging me. What do you get out of this?

Sqllib error: OLEDB Error encountered calling IDBInitialize::Initialize. hr = 0x80004005. SQLSTATE: HY000, Native Error: -2146893022
Source: Microsoft SQL Server Native Client 10.0
Error message: Cannot generate SSPI context
SQLSTATE: HY000, Native Error: -2146893022
Error state: 1, Severity: 16
Source: Microsoft SQL Server Native Client 10.0
Error message: SQL Server Network Interfaces: The target principal name is incorrect.


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