Distsrv may show one or several of the following errors:
error while creating package in central archive.
archive_from_probe failed: Communication error.
error while fetching user interface from central Archive
Configurator_get_start failed: invalid Argument
Error while fetching the package from the central archive
archive_get_start failed: not found
Below is an example of such an error.
All of these error messages are a result of a problem with the distsrv probe that was released with UIM version 8.1. and relates to distsrv version 5.30.