Can not start MS exchange MTA stack Event ID120

Source : MSExchangeMTA
categories: Configuration
Event ID: 120
   Unable to initailize due to missing or dammaged configuration files
the ASN.1 template file 14 is either missing or corrupt. Reload a new
copy from Installed CD.

What does it mean? It mean my install cd rom is dammage ,right?
Any one can tell me. 

yim_cm (1)
1/18/2004 4:30:18 PM
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[PageSpeed] 41 (Thana) wrote:

>Source : MSExchangeMTA
>categories: Configuration
>Event ID: 120
>   Unable to initailize due to missing or dammaged configuration files
>the ASN.1 template file 14 is either missing or corrupt. Reload a new
>copy from Installed CD.
>What does it mean? It mean my install cd rom is dammage ,right?

Not necessarily.

>Any one can tell me. 

You can rename the existing MTADATA directory and create a new one
named MTADATA. Then copy the contents of the installation CD's MTADATA
to the disk. Select all the files you copied and remove the
"read-Only" attributes from them. Then, using the last Exchange
service pack you installed, copy the contents of that MTADATA direcory
to the disk (and remove all the read-only attributes). Now run
MTACHECK. If it's clean, start the service.

Rich Matheisen
MCSE+I, Exchange MVP
MS Exchange FAQ at
richnews (7315)
1/18/2004 6:50:02 PM

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