troubleshooting Question

Adding another domain controller in Domain

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Windows Server 2003Active DirectoryWindows Server 2008
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I am adding another domain controller in my existing domain. but getting some DNS related error.I an unable to find the solution of the error. Kindly help me to resolve this issue. Below is the detail of my network.

Domain controller details:
Operating System: Windows 2003 Server
Server ip:
Subnet mask:

Additional Domain controller details:
Operating System: Windows 2008 R2 Server
Server ip:
Subnet mask:

The error which i am getting during process is below:

The following error occurred when DNS was queried for the service location (SRV) resource record used to locate an Active Directory Domain Controller (AD DC) for domain "TA.COM":

The error was: "DNS server failure."
(error code 0x0000232A RCODE_SERVER_FAILURE)

The query was for the SRV record for _ldap._tcp.dc._msdcs.TA.COM

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 the following IP addresses:

- One or more of the following zones contains incorrect delegation:

. (the root zone)

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