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Uninstalling inSync Private Cloud

Overview

This topic contains instructions for uninstalling inSync Private Cloud. The tasks must be performed in sequence. If you complete these tasks, information about the users, devices, storage, and so on will be deleted. The procedure is non-reversible.

Step 1 of 5: Uninstall inSync Storage Nodes

The following table lists the procedure to uninstall inSync Storage Nodes for each OS.

OS Procedure
Windows

To uninstall inSync Storage Node from Windows

  1. Log on to the server where inSync Storage Node is installed.
  2. On the Start menu, click All Programs > Druva inSync Storage Node > Uninstall Druva inSync Storage Node.
  3. Click Yes.
Ubuntu

To uninstall inSync Storage Node from Ubuntu

  1. Log on to the server where inSync Storage Node is installed.
  2. Open a terminal.
  3. Run the following command: 
    dpkg --get-selections | grep -i druva-insync-storagenode | sudo xargs dpkg -r
    
RHEL

To uninstall inSync Storage Node from RHEL

  1. Log on to the server where inSync Storage Node is installed.
  2. Open a terminal.
  3. Run the following command:
    rpm -qa | grep -i druva-insync-storagenode | sudo xargs rpm -e
    

Step 2 of 5: Uninstall inSync Master Server

The following table lists the procedure to uninstall inSync Master Server for each OS.

OS Procedure
Windows

To uninstall inSync Master Server from Windows

  1. Log on to the server where the inSync Master Server is installed.
  2. On the Start menu, click All Programs > Druva inSync Master > Uninstall Druva inSync Master.
  3. Click Yes.
Ubuntu

To uninstall inSync Master Server from Ubuntu

  1. Log on to the server where the inSync Master Server is installed.
  2. Open a terminal.
  3. Run the following command: 
    dpkg --get-selections | grep -i druva-insync-master | sudo xargs dpkg -r
    
RHEL

To uninstall inSync Master Server from RHEL

  1. Log on to the server where the inSync Master Server is installed.
  2. Open a terminal.
  3. Run the following command:
    rpm -qa | grep -i druva-insync-master | sudo xargs rpm -e
    

Step 3 of 5: Delete inSync configuration files

After uninstalling inSync Master Server, you must delete the inSync configuration files on the inSync Master server and the inSync Storage Nodes.The following table lists the folders that must be manually deleted from the inSync Master server and the inSync storage nodes.

OS Folders to be deleted
Windows
  • C:\inSyncCloud
  • C:\Program Files\Druva
Ubuntu and RHEL
  • /etc/inSyncCloud
  • /opt/Druva
  • /var/log/inSync

Step 4 of 5: Delete the data directories

Delete the following directories that you created to store backed up data:

  • Data directories
  • Database directories
  • Database Logs directories
  • Object stores

Step 4 of 5: Drop inSync database from MySQL server

From the MySQL server that you were using for inSync, drop the inSyncConfigDB database.

To drop the MySQL database

  1. Log on to the MySQL CLI as root user.
  2. Run the following command:
    drop database inSyncConfigDB;
    
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