ServiceControl 4.27.7 – Patch release available

Hi everyone,

We’ve just released ServiceControl 4.27.7.

Fixed bugs

  • #3364 Audit instances logs to the installation folder

How to know if you are affected

You are affected if:

  • you are running ServiceControl Audit instance
  • and using RavenDB 5 as the storage
  • and instance is running under a system account that doesn’t have write permissions to the installation path


RavenDB 5 logs file (stored in the logs folder) contains entries similar to:

2023-01-26T21:13:14.9841764Z, 1, Operations, Server, Raven.Server.RavenServer, Could not open the server store, EXCEPTION: System.InvalidOperationException: Could not access some of the specified paths. Please check if you have sufficient privileges to access following paths:
Key: ‘Indexing.NuGetPackagesPath’ Path: ‘C:\Program Files (x86)\Particular Software\instance_name.Audit\RavenDBServer\Packages\NuGet$1’ Error: ‘Access to the path ‘C:\Program Files (x86)\Particular Software\instance_name.Audit\RavenDBServer\Packages\NuGet$1’ is denied.’

at Raven.Server.Config.RavenConfiguration.CheckDirectoryPermissions() in C:\Builds\RavenDB-Stable-5.4\54018\src\Raven.Server\Config\RavenConfiguration.cs:line 509
at Raven.Server.ServerWide.ServerStore.Initialize() in C:\Builds\RavenDB-Stable-5.4\54018\src\Raven.Server\ServerWide\ServerStore.cs:line 573
at Raven.Server.RavenServer.Initialize() in C:\Builds\RavenDB-Stable-5.4\54018\src\Raven.Server\RavenServer.cs:line 300

When to upgrade

You should upgrade immediately.

Where to get it

You can download the new version of ServiceControl from our website

With thanks,
The team in Particular

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