DSfW: Provisioning did not provision additional partitions

  • 7012538
  • 03-Jun-2013
  • 03-Jun-2013


Novell Open Enterprise Server 11 SP1 (OES11SP1)
Domain Services for Windows


Only seen on NM FRD OES11SP1 FCS DSfW installs
Doing a Name Mapped, new Domain/Forest created when installing unpatched OES11SP1 DSfW server.

1. Installed a NM FRD 
2. During Provisioning selected around addtional partitions in custom provisioning tool.
3. After the Install the tool domaincntrl --list only shows one partition in the domain, not all partitions selected during the install.

completed successfully


Apply May Maintenance Patch before installing server

Pre May Maintenance Patch installs run:
kinit administrator #this is to get a kerberos ticket to use the domaincntrl tool.
domaincntrl --add
Enter the partition number to added into the domain.
Be sure the DSfW server has a replica of the partition that is added to the domain.