Selective filtering of multi-address answers

Andris Kalnozols andris at
Mon Jun 11 22:30:12 UTC 2012

No arguments from me on that reality check.  I'm just glad there is a
"Plan B" while waiting for vendors and/or corporate IT to attend to
these details.


On 6/11/2012 3:17 PM, Kevin Darcy wrote:
> At the risk of exceeding my cynicism quota for the week, this is an
> Active Directory client we're talking about: since when does Microsoft
> listen to best-practice suggestions from *anyone*?
> A more fruitful approach, in my experience, is to approach the owners of
> the AD zone and have them limit the number of Domain Controllers that
> auto-register in the zone. I don't know the details of how they do this,
> but our Active Directory folks have managed to figure it out, when I
> complained to them about all of the TCP retries they were incurring...
>                                                          - Kevin
> On 6/11/2012 5:54 PM, Mark Andrews wrote:
> > Andris,
> >      you should also be pushing for proper multi-homed server
> > support in those applications that are causing you problems (read
> > just about all IP applications).  This is relatively easy for TCP.
> >
> > 

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