On Tue, November 15, 2011 00:40, Dan Scott wrote:
> Is there a 'nice' way to reinstall a host? i.e. The host has already
> been installed in FreeIPA and for whatever reason I need to reinstall the OS,
> so I have a clean
> system and the host is already enrolled on the server.
> ipa-client-install fails with "Host already enrolled" and I have to connect
> to an enrolled client,
> remove the host, and then return to install the client.
> Would it be possible to have a '--reinstall' option to
> ipa-client-install? It wouldn't have to add the host into IPA, just configure
> the files and get the
> Looking at the manpage, maybe I'm just looking for the --force option
> to force the config files, and ipa-getkeytab. Is there anything else I need
> to do?
If you run "ipa host-diable <hostname>" or click on "Unprovision" in the webUI
re-installing, then the host can be enrolled using the same IPA host account.
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