Database Error: E1008 creating cluster enabled DNS Server

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Novell Open Enterprise Server (NetWare based)
Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES)
Novell NetWare
Novell DNS
Novell DNS Management Console


Database Error: E1008
Prefered node list for selected NCP Server contains node(s) with older version.

Occurs creating a cluster enabled DNS server


One or all nodes involved do not have Novell DNS/DHCP services installed.

Additional Information

Easy way to check if the node involved does have Novell DNS/DHCP Services installed.
Start NWCONFIG | Product Options | View/Configure/Remove Installed Products
In the list of current installed products there should be an entrysaying:

DNSDHCP X.X.X Novell DNS/DHCP Services