Solved

DFSR Replication issues

Posted on 2013-05-28
9
6,184 Views
Last Modified: 2013-05-28
Hi

I have just added a second server on another site connected via IPSEC VPN to our DFS.

The other site is for backup only and all users access the primary server for files.

Initial replication of one share was fine and went without a hitch, it was about 30MB so completed pretty quickly.

The second replication group folder is just over a 1GB which again is not huge, but it's stalled with errors:

The DFS Replication service stopped replication on replicated folder XXXX at local path D:\shares\XXXX due to Error ID: 9098 (A tombstoned content set deletion has been scheduled). Event ID: 4004

and

A USN journal wrap occurred 1 times in the past 7 days on D:. DFS Replication monitors the USN journal to detect changes made to the replicated folder. A USN journal wrap occurs when large numbers of files change so quickly that the USN journal must discard the oldest changes (before DFS Replication has had a chance to detect the changes) to stay within the specified size limit of the USN journal. Although DFS Replication automatically recovers from this problem, replication stops temporarily for replicated folders stored on this volume. Repeated journal wraps usually indicate that the USN journal is too small. Event ID: 2202

Google isnt providing many clues - any ideas?
0
Comment
Question by:bikerhong
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 5
  • 4
9 Comments
 
LVL 22

Accepted Solution

by:
Haresh Nikumbh earned 500 total points
ID: 39200873
0
 

Author Comment

by:bikerhong
ID: 39200894
I've read both of those but my replication is not starting at all....how do I run the dfrsadmin command to determine if there is a primary?
0
 
LVL 22

Expert Comment

by:Haresh Nikumbh
ID: 39200903
0
Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

 

Author Comment

by:bikerhong
ID: 39200953
Where do you run the DFsradmin command?
0
 
LVL 22

Expert Comment

by:Haresh Nikumbh
ID: 39200977
On the primary server.
0
 

Author Comment

by:bikerhong
ID: 39200988
Ok - It shows me that the Primary server information is correct.

What now?

I tried removing the RG and starting from scratch, but same error straight away.
0
 
LVL 22

Expert Comment

by:Haresh Nikumbh
ID: 39201018
run check disk on the primary server and see if its shows any error ?

Also verify if you found error event for Volsnap
0
 

Author Comment

by:bikerhong
ID: 39201041
The first link did it. I was wary to run it because I didnt want to lose infortmation, but as soon as I ran it replication started popularting the second server.

Thanks :)
0
 
LVL 22

Expert Comment

by:Haresh Nikumbh
ID: 39201051
Good 2 know it solved
0

Featured Post

Office 365 Training for Admins - 7 Day Trial

Learn how to provision tenants, synchronize on-premise Active Directory, implement Single Sign-On, customize Office deployment, and protect your organization with eDiscovery and DLP policies.  Only from Platform Scholar.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Recently, Microsoft released a best-practice guide for securing Active Directory. It's a whopping 300+ pages long. Those of us tasked with securing our company’s databases and systems would, ideally, have time to devote to learning the ins and outs…
Determining the an SCCM package name from the Package ID
Are you ready to implement Active Directory best practices without reading 300+ pages? You're in luck. In this webinar hosted by Skyport Systems, you gain insight into Microsoft's latest comprehensive guide, with tips on the best and easiest way…
There are cases when e.g. an IT administrator wants to have full access and view into selected mailboxes on Exchange server, directly from his own email account in Outlook or Outlook Web Access. This proves useful when for example administrator want…

728 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