I had the exact issue... The MSSQL$PINNACLESYS was disabled. I changed it to
start manually, started the SQL services and the SQL Server 2000 sp4 update
installed successfully. Thanks.
> I was able to resolve this issue. I found my SQL service was disabled and had
> to start it.
> Running Windows XP, go to Start then RUN,
> type in services.msc
> I looked for something with SQL.
> On my system it was SQLAgent$PINNACLESYS and it was disabled.
> Right click and select properties.
> I changed disabled to manual and then tried to start it but it said
> MSSQL$PINNACLESYS needed to be started first. This can also be seen in the
> dependency tab.
> I did the same thing for MSSQL$PINNACLESYS and it started.
> I went back to SQLAgent$PINNACLESYS and was able to start it.
> I tried the install again and it worked.
> Hope this helps.
> I can only imagine that your SQL task may not be the same as mine, but I'm
> guessing it will start with SQL.
> "EVA" wrote:
> > i get a security update for SQL server 2000 service package 4 and when i go
> > to download it it wont install it and the error is 0x2B33. How can i fix this
> > --
> > EVA >> Stay informed about: ERROR 0x2B33