I am looking on how to create this _ldap._tcp.dc._msdcs.ActiveDirectoryDomainName file

Helmut Schneider jumper99 at gmx.de
Fri Dec 17 08:11:16 UTC 2004

john wrote:

> I want yo joing a member server to a Active dirctory server. when I
> use the dcpromo.exe and select a child option I am asked for user,
> pass and doamin. when I hit ok I get a measage the it Qued the DNS
> and it was missing the following file _ldap._tcp.dc._msdcs.Conson.com

You're running bind on a domain controller instead of MS DNS?! Which 

> SRV. I looked at that location and it is there. In the process I
> started to create and delete files. Know I want to start from scratch
> and remove the DNS and then re-install it on this Domain controller.
> If there is a way to create this file that would help if there is a
> way to remove this DNS and then re-create it to reflect new
> information that would also work.

netdiag /test:DNS /fix. It is in the support tools of Windows Server.

> Note when I do NSlookup i get
> default server: unknown
> server1.conson.com
> Is there a way to update this information.

Create a PTR in the reverse lookup zone.

Please do not feed my mailbox, Swen still does his job well

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