The bos delete command removes the /etc/openafs/BosConfig entry
for each process indicated by the -instance argument, on the server
machine named by the -server argument.
Before issuing this command, issue the bos stop command to stop the
process and set its status flag in the BosConfig file to "NotRun". The
bos delete command fails with an error message if a process's status
flag is "Run".
-server <machine name>
Indicates the server machine on which to delete the server process entry
from the /etc/openafs/BosConfig file. Identify the machine
by IP address or its host name (either fully-qualified or abbreviated
unambiguously). For details, see bos(8).
-instance <server process name>+
Names each process to delete. Use the name assigned with the -instance
argument to the bos create command; process names appear in the output
of the bos status command.
-cell <cell name>
Names the cell in which to run the command. Do not combine this argument
with the -localauth flag. For more details, see bos(8).
Assigns the unprivileged identity "anonymous" to the issuer. Do not
combine this flag with the -localauth flag. For more details, see
Constructs a server ticket using a key from the local
/etc/openafs/server/KeyFile file. The bos command interpreter presents the
ticket to the BOS Server during mutual authentication. Do not combine this
flag with the -cell or -noauth options. For more details, see
Prints the online help for this command. All other valid options are
The following command removes the buserver, kaserver, ptserver,
and vlserver entries from the BosConfig file on "db3.abc.com", a
database server machine being decommissioned.
The issuer must be listed in the /etc/openafs/server/UserList file on the
machine named by the -server argument, or must be logged onto a server
machine as the local superuser "root" if the -localauth flag is
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