Error Installing MSDE2000 Relase A

Microsoft SQL Server

Hi there, This is the new installation of MSDE2000 Release A locally on the
Windows XP SP1 professional (Laptop). Never got it through the installation.
I have checked all the conditions in the Readme file, and they were met.
This is the log file:


(Intel X86)

Copyright (c) 1988-2003 Microsoft Corporation
Desktop Engine on Windows NT 5.1 (Build 2600: Service Pack 1)


Corporation.



'C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL\LOG\ERRORLOG'.

'normal'(1 CPU detected).

processing.

Blocks, [1000] Lock Owner Blocks.


Updates allowed to system catalogs.




1433.






Named Pipes.





created.

skipped.

request from Service Control Manager.


This is the cnfgsvr.out:


Starting Service ...

SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS

-m -Q -T4022 -T3659

Connecting to Server ...

driver={sql server};server=HDQRKPC404445;UID=sa;PWD=;database=master

[Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] Data source name not found and no default
driver specified

driver={sql server};server=HDQRKPC404445;UID=sa;PWD=;database=master

[Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] Data source name not found and no default
driver specified

driver={sql server};server=HDQRKPC404445;UID=sa;PWD=;database=master

[Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] Data source name not found and no default
driver specified

SQL Server configuration failed.

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hi,
try fixing (or reinstalling) your MDAC stack...
http://msdn.microsoft.com/data/mdac/default.aspx