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Strange - Server will not perform DNS update of it's new IP address (DR scenario) to the domain

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We are testing a failover of services for a number of servers. One of those portions is bringing up our Lotus Notes server at a remote office. In our main branch office we have our mail server as and when it comes up in our transatlantic remote office it is on a different IP scheme ( The failover is fine and all services work however, the DNS A record does not update for the domain (even if you do a /flushdns /registerdns manually from the server (which has not taken the same hostname).

The strange thing is that there is even a active DC (GC/DNS/DHCP) at the remote office (

The only way we've gotten this to work is to manually go into DNS management and update the A and PTR record manually.
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