Error Code details
Severity: Error 
Component: Cluster Server 
%s:The key %s is of INVALID format

This message might appear when you bring a service group online.

The error occurs when the underlying mount path on which the RegRep resource is configured is inaccessible.


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Solution 1 Vote: [Useful] [Not useful]
Last Modified: 2012-07-17 22:08:02 PST
Platform: Windows Server 2003 (x86-64), Windows Server 2003 (IA-64), Windows Server 2003 (x86-32), Windows Server 2008 (x86-64), Windows Server 2008 (IA-64), Windows Server 2008 (x86-32), Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016
Release: 5.1SP1

Set and try to bring the service group online again.

This issue is corrected by a hot fix and is also part of a cumulative patch in release 5.1 SP2. To correct the issue, you have the following options:

  • Contact Veritas Technical Support and obtain the hot fix.  Refer to this error code when you contact support. A support representative will assist in troubleshooting this issue. If it is determined that the private fix addresses the problem, the support representative will further assist in obtaining the private fix.

    Note: This fix specifically addresses the aforementioned problem. It has not been fully tested and should be applied in a test environment before placing into production. If the systems are not critically impaired, it is recommended to delay the installation of this private fix until the next scheduled maintenance release. Before you apply this private fix, you may need to upgrade your systems to the latest code base. The support representative will help determine the best course of action.
  • Upgrade your system to 5.1 SP2.


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