Removing a node from the index management tableAdded by IBM | Edited by IBM on December 14, 2012 | Version 9 (Show original)
|When you are removing a node from a cluster, use the SearchService.removeIndexingNode wsadmin command to remove the node from the index management table. You must remove the node before running the command.
Before you begin
To edit configuration files, you must use the IBM
® Application Server wsadmin client. See Starting the wsadmin client
To remove a node from the index management table, complete the following steps.
Parent topic: Managing the Search index
- Start the wsadmin client from the following directory of the system on which you installed the Deployment Manager:
is the WebSphere
Application Server installation directory and <dm_profile_root>
is the Deployment Manager profile directory, typically dmgr01.
You must start the client from this directory or subsequent commands that you enter do not execute correctly.
- After the wsadmin command environment has initialized, enter the following command to initialize the Search environment and start the Search script interpreter:
If prompted to specify a service to connect to, type 1 to pick the first node in the list. Most commands can run on any node. If the command writes or reads information to or from a file using a local file path, you must pick the node where the file is stored.
- Use the following command:
Removes the specified node from the index management table.
This command takes a single argument:
- nodeName. The name of the node to be removed. This argument is a string value that takes the following format:
- For example: