Sun Java System Communications Services 6 2005Q4 Delegated Administrator Guide

commadmin domain delete

The commadmin domain delete command marks a single hosted domain as deleted from the server. To mark multiple hosted domains as deleted, use the -i option.

The commadmin domain purge command will permanently remove the domain.

To disable Organization Administrators usage of a service like calendar service or mail service, use the -S option. Here S is in uppercase.


commadmin domain delete -D login -d domain name -n domain -w password [-h] [-?]
   [-i inputfile] [-p AM port] [-s] [-S service] [-v] [-V] [-X AM host]


The following options are mandatory:



-D login

The user ID of the top-level administrator. 

-d domain name

The DNS domain name that is being deleted. If -d is not specified, the domain specified by -n is used.

-n domain

The domain of the top-level administrator. 

-w password

The password of the top-level administrator. 

The following options are non-mandatory:



-h, -?

Prints command usage syntax. 

-i inputfile

Reads the command information from a file instead of the command line. 

-p AM port

Specifies an alternate TCP port where the Access Manager is listening. If not specified, the default AM port is used, or Port 80 is used if no default was configured during installation.


Use SSL (Secure Socket Layer) to connect to the Access Manager. 

-S service

Modifies the value of the specified service status attribute value to ”deleted’. 

Multiple services are separated by a comma. The valid service values are mail and cal. These values are case-insensitive.


Enable debugging output. 


Prints information about the utility and its version. 

-X AM host

Specifies the host on which the Access Manager is running. If not specified, the default AM host is used, or the localhost if no default was configured at install time.


To delete an existing domain:

commadmin domain delete -D chris -w bolton -d -n

To delete just the mail service from the domain:

commadmin domain delete -D chris -w bolton -d -n \
-S mail