Microsoft SQL Server Service Fails To Start Due to Corruption Within the 'Master' Database. (Doc ID 974820.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 6.1 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 6.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
**Checked relevance on 3-Oct-2011**


Symptoms

The SQL Server windows service fails to start and results in the following out put to the event viewer:

The log scan number (xxxxx) passed to log scan in database 'master' is not valid. This error may indicate data corruption or that the log file (.ldf) does not match the data file (.mdf). If this error occurred during replication, re-create the publication. Otherwise, restore from backup if the problem results in a failure during startup

Cause

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