Posted on 2004-08-02
OK now I hav windows server 2003 the only domain controller. and it's runnig al the roles DHCP, DNS, WINS, FILE, Print, and SAVCE.
"I've got another server that is a member server in the same domain, and it' been running for awhile. now I am trying to dcpromo this guys to another domain in existing domain, and that's what I get when I try:
"An active directory controller for the domain “domain name” could not be contacted.
Ensure that the DNS domain name is typed correctly.
If the name is correct, then click details for trouble shooting information."
When I click on details, that’s what I get:
The following error occurred when DNS was queried for the service location (SRV) resource record used to locate a domain controller for domain “Domain Name”:
The error was: "DNS server failure."
(error code 0x0000232A RCODE_SERVER_FAILURE)
The query was for the SRV record for _ldap._tcp.dc._msdcs.”Domain Name”
Common causes of this error include the following:
- The DNS servers used by this computer contain incorrect root hints. This computer is configured to use DNS servers with following IP addresses:
- One or more of the following zones contains incorrect delegation:
. (the root zone)
For information about correcting this problem, click Help."
can any expert help me out please?