#5341 ipa-server-install uninstall should warn if no installation found
Closed: Fixed None Opened 3 years ago by pvoborni.

Ticket was cloned from Red Hat Bugzilla (product Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7): Bug 1267206

Description of problem:
`ipa-server-install --uninstall -U` should warn user if no installation of
ipa-server is found on machine. This is behavior should be same as
'ipa-server-install --install' where command checks for previous installation
of ipa-server.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install IPA server
2. Uninstall IPA server
3. again start un-installation of IPA server

Actual results:
ipa-server-install command always perform un-installation steps irrespective of
installed instance of IPA server

Expected results:
2nd and subsequent time of un-installation of ipa-server should check install
instance of IPA server.

Additional info:

moving to 4.2.3 and not Future releases given that a patch is available

Only warning message is shown, the installer/uninstaller should be idempotent.


  • a0b8415 Warn if no installation found when running ipa-server-install --uninstall


  • 85dc0c2 Warn if no installation found when running ipa-server-install --uninstall

Metadata Update from @pvoborni:
- Issue assigned to rga
- Issue set to the milestone: FreeIPA 4.2.3

2 years ago

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