Notes From The Field

Miscellaneous Ramblings from a Microsoft Consultant

March, 2008

  • DNS Client Configuration for Windows DNS Servers

    Since we are on the topic of DNS as it relates to Windows and Active Directory, I thought I'd bring up another issue that I have regularly encountered at customer sites. This has to do with the configuration of the DNS client settings on DNS-enabled Domain...
  • DNS Referrals On Client?

    I learned something new last week. It has to do with DNS recursive vs. iterative lookups and how the client workstation handles them. First of all, for those who don't know, a recursive lookup is basically a name request that is forward on until a correct...