|Thanks. I did a search and found guides on running adprep. |
Unfortunately, I've run into an issue that that no google
search has provided me a definitive answer for.
I am getting the following error when I run adprep on the
schema master running w2k3 sp2:
ADPREP was unable to extend the schema.
The schema master did not complete a replication cycle
after the last reboot. The schema master must complete at
least one replication cycle before the schema can be
Verify that the schema master is connected to the network
and can communicate with other domain controllers. Use the
Sites and Services snap-in to replicate between the schema
operations master and at least one replication partner. After
replication has succeeded, run ADPREP again.
Considering that I am doing all this just to create a second
domain controller, how can I replicate the schema if I don't
have another DC to replicate to? Is there a way to bypass
I am running adprep on disc 2 of w2k3 R2.
Thanks again for any help.