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The application directory partition is not removed from the replication scope in a Windows Server 2003-based domain or in a Windows Server 2008-based domain
Article ID: 979384 - View products that this article applies to.
Consider the following scenario:
This problem occurs because the directory replication agent (DRA) tries to locate a domain controller that belongs to a domain that is named the same as the partition name.
For example, assume that the application partition has the following name:
DC=MyTestPartition,DC=localIn this scenario, the DRA issues a DNS request for the following record:
To resolve this problem, use one of the following methods:
For more information about forcing the removal of a domain controller, visit the following Microsoft TechNet Web site:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc731871(WS.10).aspxFor more information about the Repadmin command-line tool, visit the following Microsoft TechNet Web site:
Article ID: 979384 - Last Review: January 28, 2010 - Revision: 1.0