How to delete IPA topology segment conflicts

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  • IPA has topology segments as replication conflicts.
  • We are getting the below error when tried to delete it.
[root@ipa1 ~]# ldapdelete -D "cn=directory manager" -W ",cn=domain,cn=topology,cn=ipa,cn=etc,dc=example,dc=com"
Enter LDAP Password:
ldap_delete: Server is unwilling to perform (53)
        additional info: Removal of Segment disconnects topology.Deletion not allowed


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • IPA 3
  • IPA 4

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