Article ID: 112662, created on Oct 28, 2011, last review on May 11, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo containers for Windows 4.6

Symptoms

Installation of the Windows Server Updates Service role inside the Windows 2008 R2 container fails with an error:
Error: The update could not be found. There may be a network connection issue. <a href="WSUS.chm::/html/54a9eb1f-5dd1-42d8-ad00-dae55d7b9463.htm">Click here for more information.

Resolution

Verify that the container matches the following prerequisites:
1. Container has a correct name server set up in virtual adapter properties:
vzctl set CTID --save --nameserver 8.8.8.8


2. The following roles and features are installed:
[X] File Services  [File-Services]
    [X] File Server  [FS-FileServer]
    [ ] Distributed File System  [FS-DFS]
        [ ] DFS Namespaces  [FS-DFS-Namespace]
        [ ] DFS Replication  [FS-DFS-Replication]
    [ ] File Server Resource Manager  [FS-Resource-Manager]
    [ ] Services for Network File System  [FS-NFS-Services]
    [ ] Windows Search Service  [FS-Search-Service]
    [ ] Windows Server 2003 File Services  [FS-Win2003-Services]
        [ ] Indexing Service  [FS-Indexing-Service]
    [ ] BranchCache for network files  [FS-BranchCache]
[X] Web Server (IIS)  [Web-Server]
    [X] Web Server  [Web-WebServer]
        [X] Common HTTP Features  [Web-Common-Http]
            [X] Static Content  [Web-Static-Content]
            [X] Default Document  [Web-Default-Doc]
            [X] Directory Browsing  [Web-Dir-Browsing]
            [X] HTTP Errors  [Web-Http-Errors]
            [ ] HTTP Redirection  [Web-Http-Redirect]
            [ ] WebDAV Publishing  [Web-DAV-Publishing]
        [X] Application Development  [Web-App-Dev]
            [X] ASP.NET  [Web-Asp-Net]
            [X] .NET Extensibility  [Web-Net-Ext]
            [ ] ASP  [Web-ASP]
            [ ] CGI  [Web-CGI]
            [X] ISAPI Extensions  [Web-ISAPI-Ext]
            [X] ISAPI Filters  [Web-ISAPI-Filter]
            [ ] Server Side Includes  [Web-Includes]
        [X] Health and Diagnostics  [Web-Health]
            [X] HTTP Logging  [Web-Http-Logging]
            [ ] Logging Tools  [Web-Log-Libraries]
            [X] Request Monitor  [Web-Request-Monitor]
            [ ] Tracing  [Web-Http-Tracing]
            [ ] Custom Logging  [Web-Custom-Logging]
            [ ] ODBC Logging  [Web-ODBC-Logging]
        [X] Security  [Web-Security]
            [ ] Basic Authentication  [Web-Basic-Auth]
            [X] Windows Authentication  [Web-Windows-Auth]
            [ ] Digest Authentication  [Web-Digest-Auth]
            [ ] Client Certificate Mapping Authentication  [Web-Client-Auth]
            [ ] IIS Client Certificate Mapping Authentication  [Web-Cert-Auth]
            [ ] URL Authorization  [Web-Url-Auth]
            [X] Request Filtering  [Web-Filtering]
            [ ] IP and Domain Restrictions  [Web-IP-Security]
        [X] Performance  [Web-Performance]
            [X] Static Content Compression  [Web-Stat-Compression]
            [X] Dynamic Content Compression  [Web-Dyn-Compression]
    [X] Management Tools  [Web-Mgmt-Tools]
        [X] IIS Management Console  [Web-Mgmt-Console]
        [ ] IIS Management Scripts and Tools  [Web-Scripting-Tools]
        [ ] Management Service  [Web-Mgmt-Service]
        [X] IIS 6 Management Compatibility  [Web-Mgmt-Compat]
            [X] IIS 6 Metabase Compatibility  [Web-Metabase]
            [X] IIS 6 WMI Compatibility  [Web-WMI]
            [X] IIS 6 Scripting Tools  [Web-Lgcy-Scripting]
            [X] IIS 6 Management Console  [Web-Lgcy-Mgmt-Console]
    [ ] FTP Server  [Web-Ftp-Server]
        [ ] FTP Service  [Web-Ftp-Service]
        [ ] FTP Extensibility  [Web-Ftp-Ext]
    [ ] IIS Hostable Web Core  [Web-WHC]


3. Internet Explorer has http://*.microsoft.com added to trusted sites
NOTE: REBOOT THE CONTAINER AFTER ADDING TRUSTED SITES.

4. Registry key HKLM\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\AU has the following entry:
"UseWUServer" = 0

6c20476fe6c3408461ce38cbcab6d03b d02f9caf3e11b191a38179103495106f 965b49118115a610e93635d21c5694a8 2897d76d56d2010f4e3a28f864d69223

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