December 2010

DotNetNuke.Entities.Portals.PortalSettings..ctor(Int32 tabID, PortalAliasInfo objPortalAliasInfo) DNN 05.06.00

The Problem After updating a DNN site from 05.01.01 to DNN 05.06.00 we received the following error. ——————————————————————————– Object reference not set to an instance of an object. Description: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the current web request. Please review the stack trace for more information about the error and where it originated in the code. Exception Details: System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object. Source Error: An unhandled exception was generated during the execution of the current web request. Information regarding the origin and location of the exception can be identified using the exception stack trace below.  Stack Trace: [NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object.]    DotNetNuke.Entities.Portals.PortalSettings..ctor(Int32 tabID, PortalAliasInfo objPortalAliasInfo) +49    DotNetNuke.HttpModules.UrlRewriteModule.OnBeginRequest(Object s, EventArgs e) +2087    System.Web.SyncEventExecutionStep.System.Web.HttpApplication.IExecutionStep.Execute() +68    System.Web.HttpApplication.ExecuteStep(IExecutionStep step, Boolean& completedSynchronously) +75   We found that this is a bit of a reported… Read More »DotNetNuke.Entities.Portals.PortalSettings..ctor(Int32 tabID, PortalAliasInfo objPortalAliasInfo) DNN 05.06.00

crtsrv HTTP Error 500.19 – Internal Server Error 64 Bit Windows 2008

When accessing the newly configured /CRTSRV service on a windows 2008 server, we were thrown the following error. HTTP Error 500.19 – Internal Server Error The requested page cannot be accessed because the related configuration data for the page is invalid. Module CustomErrorModule Notification SendResponse Handler Not yet determined Error Code 0x80070003 Config Error Cannot read configuration file  Config File \\?\C:\Windows\system32\CertSrv\en-US\web.config Requested URL http://localhost:80/certsrv/certfnsh.asp Physical Path C:\Windows\system32\CertSrv\en-US\certfnsh.asp Logon Method Not yet determined Logon User Not yet determined Browsing to the directory showed that: Config File \\?\C:\Windows\system32\CertSrv\en-US\web.config File is missing or does not exist. This was somewhat frustrating because it was a fresh instance of Windows 2008 server and the service had just been added and configured without error. The long and short of it all for us was that it related to the fact that the server was a 64 bit server, and in IIS by default, 32 bit applications… Read More »crtsrv HTTP Error 500.19 – Internal Server Error 64 Bit Windows 2008