If you examine the DFS Replication event log on any non-PDCE, you will find the following event:
If you examine the following folder, you will find the copies of the conflicted files:
Typically, the conflict events occur when you run the DFSRMIG.EXE /SETGLOBALSTATE 2 command without first running the DFSRMIG.EXE /SETGLOBALSTATE 1 command.
However, the conflict events may occur when you use the following typical steps:
DFSRMIG.EXE /SETGLOBALSTATE 1
DFSRMIG.EXE /SETGLOBALSTATE 2
The unnecessary replication of files, without conflict events, always occurs when the migration reaches the Redirected state.
973776 The security configuration information, such as the ACL, is not copied if a backup operator uses the Robocopy.exe utility together with the /B option to copy a file on a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008
Article ID: 972105 - Last Review: Jan 17, 2011 - Revision: 1