New install of 9.4.1-P1 on Windows Server 2003R2 SP2 missing Microsoft.VC80.CRT assembly

Mark Andrews Mark_Andrews at
Mon Oct 15 06:05:57 UTC 2007

> Howdy.  I see in the release notes some reminders about shipping the
> VC80 assemblies with the Win32 ports built from MSVS2005, but I don't
> think the reminder worked in this case.  I just installed BIND 9.4.1-
> P1 on a new server, and I can't do the initial configuration with rndc-
> confgen because I get an Event ID 32 error:
> "Dependent Assembly Microsoft.VC80.CRT could not be found and Last
> Error was The referenced assembly is not installed on your system."
> I tried downloading and installing the Microsoft .NET Framework (3.0)
> and the VC++ 2005 redistributable, and that didn't change anything.
> What am I missing?  The ARM doesn't seem to have any installation
> notes in there for windows.  Is there a HOWTO out there for installing
> BIND 9.4 on a Windows 2003 server?
> Thanks loads,
> chinkle

	BINDInstall.exe calls vcredist_x86.exe to install the dlls.

	Did you run BINDInstall?

Mark Andrews, ISC
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