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Lotus Notes and W2k server domain issue

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Are there any issues with upgrading a Windows 2000 server running Lotus Notes to a Domain controller?
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Question by:neowolf219
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One of my colleagues just did this yesterday.  Domino doesn't care whether it is on a member, PDC, or BDC -- and doesn't even know the difference or the change.  Windows has no clue whether Domino is even running, as opposed to any other program or servuce.  So, I don't think anything can POSSIBLY go wrong, unless you screw it up.
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by:neowolf219
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"I don't think anything can POSSIBLY go wrong, unless you screw it up"

You sound like my boss :)

thanks for the reply.  I'll leave this post open for a few more days to see what anyone else has to say, then award points if there are no other replies.  Thanks again.  
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by:CRAK
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qwaletee, what does murphy's law say about that single line that neowolf219 picked out?
And some call him an optimist!
;-))
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by:RanjeetRain
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Yes! THere is one! PERFORMANCE!

I recommend, untill you are absolutely sure your server can actually handle the load of Domino Server + ADS, go fo it. Technically, no hitches!
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If you are small enough to think your Domino box should share duties as PDC, then you probably don't have enough of a network to really have your PDC flush resources.
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All valid points.  I appreciate everyone's opinion.  Will close this out and post again when install takes place.  Look for something in this area around the 12th of May if I run into any issues.  Thanks again for your time.  
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