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Old 11th January 2006, 05:34
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Just a question...if i reinstall ISPConfig using:

rm -fr /root/ispconfig
rm -fr /home/admispconfig

will i lost my sites and users???

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Old 11th January 2006, 11:19
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Yes, because the installer then thinks that it's a completely new installation and creates a new (nearly empty) ISPConfig database.

If you want to re-install, you can just run the installer (without removing any directories before), it will then recognize that it's an update and perform the necessary steps.
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Old 11th January 2006, 15:08
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Thanks again Flako....ill tryit.

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even removing the db_ispconfig data base from mysql along with the two directories mentioned above leave crap in several places and the next install is not clean by any means.

I am up to web4 as the initial web and there is an anon ftp user in my /etc/passwd file that appears every time reinstall.

as futher example this is at the bottom of the /etc/apache2/vhosts/Vhosts_ispconfig.conf file.

AddOutputFilter INCLUDES .shtml
Alias /error/ "/var/www/web4/web/error/"
ErrorDocument 400 /error/invalidSyntax.html
ErrorDocument 401 /error/authorizationRequired.html
ErrorDocument 403 /error/forbidden.html
ErrorDocument 404 /error/fileNotFound.html
ErrorDocument 405 /error/methodNotAllowed.html
ErrorDocument 500 /error/internalServerError.html
ErrorDocument 503 /error/overloaded.html
AliasMatch ^/~([^/]+)(/(.*))? /var/www/web4/user/$1/web/$3
AliasMatch ^/users/([^/]+)(/(.*))? /var/www/web4/user/$1/web/$3
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Old 7th February 2006, 22:29
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even removing the db_ispconfig data base from mysql along with the two directories mentioned above leave crap in several places and the next install is not clean by any means.
To uninstall a working installation, you should run
Code:
/root/ispconfig/uninstall
instead of removing everything manually!
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Old 8th February 2006, 00:47
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doh !!! When in doubt RTFM

The uninstaller gives you the following options to select from:
Partial Deinstallation: Only the ISPConfig system itself will be uninstalled, but not the
webs, users, DNS records etc. created by it.
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Complete Deinstallation: The ISPConfig system and also the objects created by it (webs,
users, DNS records, etc.) will be uninstalled.
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