Deleting databases in a replicated environment
Posted on 2010-11-16
We have clustered replication in our environment between 3 servers. Some of the users have left, and we trying to free the space in the primary server by deleting the databases of those users. How should I delete the databases so that the freed space is returned to the OS. We want to do in such a way that it doesn't impact the replication currently in place, and we want to only delete those databases in the primary server and leave the replicas in the other 2 servers intact.
I tried to delete a test database by deleting the account from domino and selecting the options as shown in the screenshot, inspite of deleting the account in the primary server, I still see the mail database of that account in that server. Could any one please let me know how this needs to be done?