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I've been trying to get DFS/FRS working and am having issues.  I have one shared drive setup perfectly that replicates between the two domain controllers (2003 R1 and 2008 R1). But after trying to add another folder under the same namespace, i keep running into issues.  Event id 13508 keep happening without event id 13509.  I also had to change the size of the staging space.  Every time i try to replicate the second folder it seems to move the folder's contents into the staging folder instead of copying it (is this normal?).  Any help would be appreciated.
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There were significant improvements made in 2003 R3 to DFS. So significant in fact that I would not consider using 2003 R1 as a replication host.

2003 R1 only has FRS
2003 R2 and above have DFSR

see:
http://www.minasi.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=27337
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc773238%28WS.10%29.aspx
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