BIND 9.2.1 acting as DNS for Win2k Active Directory

Mark_Andrews at Mark_Andrews at
Sun Dec 8 23:11:13 UTC 2002

> > Dec 08 17:37:15.542 update: info: client
> > updating zone '': update failed: 'name not in
> > use' prerequisite not satisfied (YXDOMAIN)
> This error is probably caused by the DC trying to add an A RR for
>, which already has an A RR.  This shouldn't be
> causing a problem, but if you'd like to prevent the DC from even
> trying to add the A RR, see Recipe 8.8 of the Cookbook or Microsoft
> Knowledge Base article Q246804 (hint:  you're looking for
> RegisterDNSARecords).

	Cricket you know that it is not a error.  We have to be
	consistant in the education process and say that it is a
	negative response indicating the prerequisite part was not
	met and that the update was conditional on the prerequisite
	part being met.


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