Bug 844816 - Document a host rename procedure
Document a host rename procedure
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: doc-Identity_Management_Guide (Show other bugs)
6.3
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Assigned To: Deon Ballard
ecs-bugs
: Documentation
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Reported: 2012-07-31 18:53 EDT by Dmitri Pal
Modified: 2014-07-29 16:25 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2014-07-29 16:25:58 EDT
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Description Dmitri Pal 2012-07-31 18:53:40 EDT
Sometimes there is a desire to change a hostname of a IdM server.
The procedure should look like this:

1) Set up a new replica (with a CA configured) with the new hostname/IP
2) Shut down the old IPA server
3) Verify that everything works as expected both on server and clients
4) Uninstall the old IPA server


There is nothing better than that as changing all the names in the kerberos keys and certs will be a nightmare.
Comment 2 Deon Ballard 2014-07-29 16:23:11 EDT
Mass closure. These bugs were live in RHEL 6.5.

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