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I need to perform basic failover clustering
1 server needs to be the domain controller
How do I set up a basic domain from scratch
The domain controller machine needs to be able to run two virtualized instances of SQL Server


Basically I will be running 3 operating systems on one machine
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Question by:dlrickman
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I would not suggest running VMware Server on a domain controller, do you have other systems to work with?
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You should never run VM on a DC. It will cause all sorts of headaches. Create another server for the VM or you will have many issues to deal with later. Other than that here is a link to help further understand the Virtual setup.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/888794

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