[gptalk] Re: gpupdate question

  • From: jfvanmeter@xxxxxxxxxxx
  • To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 17 Apr 2007 07:12:29 +0000

Thanks Daren, I'm going to tell the admin that the server needs to be 
rebuild.... I hate to do that, but I spent the day working on it.

Take care and Have Fun --John

 -------------- Original message ----------------------
From: "Darren Mar-Elia" <darren@xxxxxxxxxx>
> John-
> Sounds like two different issues. You will get the "Ok to reboot" message
> any time that certain client side extensions (e.g. Software Installation or
> Folder Redirection) need to run a foreground processing mode in order to
> apply. 
> 
> On the 2nd issue, I'm not familiar with fport, so not sure I can answer that
> but I it is very possible that if your server was getting security policy
> from a different OU, that moving it to the new OU would not automatically
> undo that policy. Normally, security policy "tattoos" a machine unless you
> explicitly countermand it with a new policy.
> 
> Darren
> 
> -----Original Message-----
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> Behalf Of jfvanmeter@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Sent: Monday, April 16, 2007 10:52 AM
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> Subject: [gptalk] gpupdate question
> 
> Hello Everyone, I have a question that I need help with.
> 
> I have a memberserver Win2k3 SP1, that was placed in the wrong OU and got my
> Windows XP Group Policy. 
> 
> Then it was moved to the correct OU, and recieves the member server policy.
> 
> Every time I run "gpupdate /force" I get the following. Certain Computer
> policies are enabled that can only run during startup.
> ok to Reboot? (Y/N)
> 
> Every time that I refresh group policy it wants to reboot, I see 1704 events
> that security policy in the group policy object has been applied
> successfully.
> 
> I've ran gpupdate as the local admin and as a domain admin.
> 
> If I try to run fport on the server as either a local admin or a domain
> admin I get the following error "You must have administrator privileges to
> run fport - exiting...... 
> 
> The local admin account is in the administrators group, and the domain admin
> group is in the administrators group.
> 
> Could this be a registry tattoo from the xp policy that got applied? any
> thoughts? 
> 
> Thanks Everyone, take care and have fun --John
> 
>  
> 
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