[Samba] Cannot remove offline domain

Harsh Kukreja h.kukreja at ium.edu.na
Thu Jan 11 15:25:12 UTC 2018


I am trying to remove a dead offline domain using the below command which
is failing

samba-tool domain demote --remove-other-dead-server=IUMONG-RODC
ERROR: Demote failed: DemoteException: IUMONG-RODC is not an AD DC in
A transaction is still active in ldb context [0x2bf15b0] on

IUMONG-RODC domain is still visible under domain controllers in Active
Directory Users and Computers.

Please help on how to remove all the records of this dead domain from the

Thanks n Regards

*Harsh Kukreja *Systems Administrator
*International University of Namibia *Tel: 061-4336000 - E-mail: h.kukreja
@ium.edu.na - Web:
*http://www.ium.edu.na <http://www.ium.edu.na/>*Private Bag
14005,Bachbrech. 21-31 Hercules Street, Dorado Park, Windhoek, NAMIBIA

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