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Query regarding Active Directory SRV records

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DatabasesWindows Server 2003Active Directory
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Hi Experts

I had a query regarding LDAP/Kerberos SRV records I was hoping someone could help me with.

Let's say I have 5 DC's in my site. I want users to be able to authenticate to each.

Would I have LDAP and Kerberos SRV records with each of the 5 DC's listed? Is it one LDAP/Kerberos SRV record per DC, or is there only one LDAP/Kerberos record which holds all the DC's?

Secondly, say I want users to use on DC preferentially...I understand that I can set the priority/weight...would i be correct in saying that that the lower the priority the higher preference the DC has? And if the priorities are equal, then the lower the weight the higher the preference?

I have been reading from here, but it doesn't go into too much detail;

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc961719.aspx