Event ID 10016, 6482 and 6398 after installing SP1


Issue:


You are getting lots of 10016 DCOM errors and possibly related 6482 and 6398 after installing MOSS SP1: 


Event Type:        Error


Event Source:    DCOM


Event Category:                None
Event ID:              10016
Date:                     12/14/2007
Time:                     9:54:49 AM
User:                     LITWAREINC\SP_AdmWorkerProcess
Computer:          LITWARESERVER


Description:


The application-specific permission settings do not grant Local Activation permission for the COM Server application with CLSID
{3D42CCB1-4665-4620-92A3-478F47389230} to the user LITWAREINC\SP_AdmWorkerProcess SID (S-1-5-21-410547914-1611941820-4061089552-1204).  This security permission can be modified using the Component Services administrative tool.


Solution:


Run the following command to restart the Search service:


stsadm -o osearch -action start

Comments (2)

  1. What about granting the IIS_WPG group "Local Activation" rights in DCOM to OSearch?  

    This seems to fix it for me, per this article: http://blog.justinho.com/CommentView,guid,00aaeeb7-012d-4362-acdf-c6b2afd97258.aspx

  2. None of the obove solutions fixed my problem.