SharePoint 2013 Installer - Crawl and Query Components

Apr 17, 2013 at 5:35 PM
Edited Apr 18, 2013 at 9:53 PM
While testing the latest version of AutoSPInstaller found the following issues:
  1. The search topology doesn't show up
  2. Enterprise Search service application is not configured correctly.
The following errors result because of that:

Auto SP Installer Log File: Skipping crawl and query components
  1. Checking crawl component... Not requested for this server
  2. Checking query component... Not requested for this server
Event Log Errors:
  1. list of CSS addresses is not set
  2. CustomDictionaryDeploymentJobDefinition threw an exception
Apr 18, 2013 at 9:54 PM
  1. Make sure the content access account has read permissions on the Metadata Store
  2. Update the AutoSPInstallerInput.xml file to include the query and crawl component tags
    under the EnterpriseSearchServiceApplication tag enter two tags:
Note that if you want to add multiple servers then add additional server nodes to the crawl and query components depending on your topology