The following error can be found in Event Viewer on Windows host:
The Template Persistent Cache initialization failed for Application Pool '<Application Pool ID>' because of the following error: Could not create a Disk Cache Sub-directory for the Application Pool. The data may have additional error codes..
Such type of issues occur when trying to create files in the AspDiskTemplateCacheDirectory (
ASP Compiled Templates folder). Its standard location is
C:\WINDOWS\system32\inetsrv\ASP Compiled Templates. Permissions for
IIS_WPG on this folder are missing.
Set correct permissions for
IIS_WPG for this folder as mentioned in Microsoft KB http://support.microsoft.com/kb/332097