Error: '" and Failed to apply permissions

Published: 03 Dec 2018
Last Modified Date: 07 May 2019


When using local authentication, a new repository cannot be added to a worker node and the deployment of the coordination service fails. Additionally, the following error might be found in the tabadminagent logs.

[...] ERROR com.tableausoftware.hyper.HyperApp - Failed to apply permissions. com.tableausoftware.tabutil.dll.Exception: Failed LsaLookupNames2 - 1332 


Tableau Server 2018.2.0-2018.2.4 and 2018.3.0-2018.3.1


Option 1

Upgrade to Tableau Server 2018.2.5, 2018.3.2 or a newer version.  Click here for downloads of current and previous versions of Tableau Server: Tableau Server Downloads and Release Notes. For more information on current releases, see Upgrade Tableau Server and Server Upgrade.

Option 2

As a workaround, verify that the Run As User is configured with a full domain and that all nodes have access to this user and then attempt to deploy the coordination service again.


This behavior is related to a known issue (ID: 833891 ) which has been fixed in a recent release of Tableau Server. 

The LsaLookupNames2 error is related to the initial configuration for Tableau Server using the local account for the Run As User. For a distributed environment, it is required to enter the account including hostname (i.e. clusterone\tableau). If this account is not entered with a hostname, then the Run As User will fail to be found with the above error on the secondary nodes, and then be defaulted to the Network Server account instead.
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