Chris Dagdigian via FreeIPA-users wrote:
Fixing a topology and replication issue caused my IDM infrastructure to
forget about roughly 30 enrolled client hosts.
Though this would be trivial to fix via an ansible playbook that runs
the IPA client install command again with the "--force-join" argument.
Manpage and docs suggest this should work. Any tips or help appreciated!
Error when I try to re-enroll the client:
[root@deawilldpp06 centos]# ipa-client-install --force-join --mkhomedir
--unattended --password=XXXX --principal YYYY --server
IPA client is already configured on this system.
If you want to reinstall the IPA client, uninstall it first using
It sure looks like client forced re-enrollment is broken and has been
for some time AFAICT. Please open a bug.