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In a large Windows 2000-based domain that spans many sites, when you use the Knowledge Consistency Checker (KCC) to automatically generate and maintain the intra-site and inter-site replication topology, network performance may be slow and directory services may become unstable.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 2.
For additional information, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
224815 The Role of the Inter-Site Topology Generator