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Input string was not in a correct format. by John R


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Type: Bug
ID: 420372
Opened: 3/3/2009 1:01:10 PM
Access Restriction: Public
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when trying to uninstall SQL Server Reporting Services i get this error message:

2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp: System.FormatException: Input string was not in a correct format.
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at System.Number.StringToNumber(String str, NumberStyles options, NumberBuffer& number, NumberFormatInfo info, Boolean parseDecimal)
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at System.Number.ParseInt32(String s, NumberStyles style, NumberFormatInfo info)
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at System.Diagnostics.PerformanceCounterLib.GetStringTable(Boolean isHelp)
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at System.Diagnostics.PerformanceCounterLib.get_NameTable()
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at System.Diagnostics.PerformanceCounterLib.get_CategoryTable()
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at System.Diagnostics.PerformanceCounterLib.CategoryExists(String machine, String category)
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at System.Diagnostics.PerformanceCounterCategory.Exists(String categoryName, String machineName)
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at Microsoft.ReportingServices.Common.RSPerfCounterInstallUtil.Uninstall()
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at Microsoft.SqlServer.Configuration.RSExtension.SQLRSConfigurationPrivate.Uninstall_UnConfigRC(Dictionary`2 actionData, PublicConfigurationBase spcb)
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at Microsoft.SqlServer.Configuration.RSExtension.SQLRSConfigurationPrivate.RemoveImpl(ConfigActionTiming timing, Dictionary`2 actionData, PublicConfigurationBase spcb)
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at Microsoft.SqlServer.Configuration.SqlConfigBase.SqlFeatureConfigBase.Execute(ConfigActionScenario scenario, ConfigActionTiming timing, Dictionary`2 actionData, PublicConfigurationBase spcbCurrent)
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at Microsoft.SqlServer.Configuration.SqlConfigBase.SlpConfigAction.ExecuteAction(String actionId)
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp:    at Microsoft.SqlServer.Configuration.SqlConfigBase.SlpConfigAction.Execute(String actionId, TextWriter errorStream)
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp: Exception: System.FormatException.
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp: Source: mscorlib.
2009-03-03 13:38:15 Slp: Message: Input string was not in a correct format..
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Posted by Microsoft on 9/9/2009 at 9:07 AM
John - thank you for filing this issue. As a result of your bug report, we made a change to the product to address the issue. The fix is currently available online for testing in the current SQL Server 2008 R2 Community Technology Preview build.

Thank you again for taking the time to offer feedback on Reporting Services. If you have additional feedback, comments, concerns, feature requests, please do file them thru Connect.

Thank you,
Posted by aroggeband on 5/5/2009 at 5:27 AM
If this posting is closed (fixed), what is the resolution?
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