remove-ds.pl man page

remove-ds.pl — Remove an instance of Directory Server


remove-ds.pl [-a] [-f] [-d -d ... -d] -i instance


Removes a Directory Server instance from the system. The instance will be shutdown and the files will be removed. The certificate database files will not be removed. The instance configuration directory will have a .removed extension appended to it, which will contain the retained certificate database files.


A summary of options is included below:

Removes all files and directories belonging to the instance
Force removal
Enable debugging: adding more -d will make output more verbose
-i instance
The full name of the instance to remove (e.g. slapd‐example)


remove-ds.pl was written by the 389 Project.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to https://fedorahosted.org/389/newticket.


Feb 13, 2009