Solved

error when I try to run adprep rodcprep

Posted on 2012-12-21
8
486 Views
Last Modified: 2013-01-06
I am  migrating from sbs 2008 to 2008 R2 and i get the following error when I rodcprep command.  my level is already set to 47.


Adprep failed the operation on partition DC=ForestDnsZones,DC=Shamrock,DC=local
 Skipping to next partition.
==============================================================================


Adprep detected the operation on partition DC=Shamrock,DC=local has been perfor
ed. Skipping to next partition.
==============================================================================


Adprep completed with errors. Not all partitions are updated. See the ADPrep.lo
 in the C:\Windows\debug\adprep\logs\20121222005220 directory for more informat
on.

To successfully update all partititions, the current logged on user needs to be
a member of Enterprise Admins group.  If that is not the case, please correct t
e problem, and then restart Adprep.er
0
Comment
Question by:tips54
8 Comments
 
LVL 13

Expert Comment

by:upalakshitha
ID: 38715103
Please ensure that you are the member of Enterprise Admin group and also Schema Admin Group.
then http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/winserverMigration/thread/5f88e501-79ea-4b17-9229-3a4fbcf1cc72/
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:joensw
ID: 38715162
0
 

Author Comment

by:tips54
ID: 38715575
I reviewed both of these documents.  I am still getting the error.

I am tempted to proceed.  Both /domainPrep  and /forestprep  ran successfully.  Only rodcPrep is the issue.   What is the arm if I proceed to make the Win 2008 R2 a DC without /rodcPred???
0
Does Powershell have you tied up in knots?

Managing Active Directory does not always have to be complicated.  If you are spending more time trying instead of doing, then it's time to look at something else. For nearly 20 years, AD admins around the world have used one tool for day-to-day AD management: Hyena. Discover why

 
LVL 13

Expert Comment

by:upalakshitha
ID: 38715647
it is requiered only when if you are going to deploy RODC
it's no issue. you can run it later when you  deply a RODC
0
 

Author Comment

by:tips54
ID: 38715658
Just to be clear.  I am doing a migration from SBS2008 to 2008 Ent R2.

One of the steps says to run all the ADprep commands before making the  win2008 R2 server a DC on the SBS2008 network.   thoughts????
0
 
LVL 13

Accepted Solution

by:
upalakshitha earned 500 total points
ID: 38715697
0
 
LVL 79

Expert Comment

by:David Johnson, CD, MVP
ID: 38716121
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:tips54
ID: 38748380
thank you.
0

Featured Post

Gigs: Get Your Project Delivered by an Expert

Select from freelancers specializing in everything from database administration to programming, who have proven themselves as experts in their field. Hire the best, collaborate easily, pay securely and get projects done right.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Follow this checklist to learn more about the 15 things you should never include in an email signature from personal quotes, animated gifs and out-of-date marketing content.
MS Outlook is a world-class email client application that is mainly used for e-communication globally.  In this article, we will discuss the basic idea about MS Outlook, its advanced features, and types of MS Outlook File formats.
This tutorial will show how to configure a new Backup Exec 2012 server and move an existing database to that server with the use of the BEUtility. Install Backup Exec 2012 on the new server and apply all of the latest hotfixes and service packs. Theā€¦
how to add IIS SMTP to handle application/Scanner relays into office 365.

813 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

17 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now