Dns records for the domain and global catalog servers

Discussion in 'DNS Server' started by [email protected], Sep 27, 2006.

  1. Running 2000server sp4
    I was wondering if there is a specific dns record for the domain and the
    global catalog servers?
    Can I check in there are registered using nslookup?

    I sometimes receive errors in the logs saying the domain is non existant.
    Sometimes I receive 'no global catalogs servers available' when I know that
    at least one of the servers is running.
    NETDIAG says that all domain controllers are properly registered in dns.
    [email protected], Sep 27, 2006
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  2. nslookup gc._msdcs.DNSForestName

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    Kevin D. Goodknecht Sr. [MVP]
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