news.microsoft.com < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > posted their thoughts, then
I offered mine
Hmm, ok, I see now. No prob about the wild goose chase.
AS for Dnamic DNS, do you really need the clients registering? That has been
an off and on discussion. Not too many applications need a host record,
other than what they are directly using. Many schools/universities don't
register, since you'll get 10's of thousands of useless entries cluttering
your records, especially PDA, wireless, stuff like that, that just happen to
plug in for a short time and disappear. So that pretty much depends on your
As far as names, stay away from underscores in the names or you will find
errors generated due to them, such as Event ID 5504's. Stick with the RFC
Here's some info on 5504's:
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Ace Fekay, MCSE 2000, MCSE+I, MCSA, MCT, MVP
Microsoft Windows MVP - Active Directory