How to remove a host that is configured as Control host in VOM

Article:TECH196251  |  Created: 2012-09-06  |  Updated: 2012-09-06  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH196251
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



How to remove a host that is configured as Control host in VOM


Cause



"./vomadm host-mgmt -remove -host"  <hostname> fails

Removing host <name>
Failed to remove host <name>: Cannot remove host. It is configured as a Control Host
 


Solution



There's a patch for 4.1 that allows to use the --force option to remove a host that is configured as Control host:
https://sort.symantec.com/patch/detail/6040

Please install the above patch.  Once installed, you should be able to do:
Execute the below command
  $ ./vomadm host-mgmt -remove -host   <hostname> --force
Execution of above command will remove the MH from the VOM UI
 




Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH196251


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