Windows 2000 Active Directory

william8917 used Ask the Experts™
Does windows 2000 Active Directory require the Microsoft DNS be installed somewhere in the network or can I use a DNS running on a Unix sytem?  Are there any drawbacks or considerations?
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing Engineer
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You need the m$dns installed ...


you don't need MS DNS.  If your Unix server has BIND 8.x and above, you can use it to support AD.

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