Error: C05D on NGWDFR.DB

  • 3756693
  • 07-Mar-2007
  • 27-Apr-2012


Novell GroupWise 5.5
Novell GroupWise 6.5
Novell GroupWise 7.0


Error: C05D on NGWDFR.DB
NGWDFR.DB is not in the OFMSG directory


Corrective Steps:
1. Execute Software Distribution Directory\admin\utility\gwcheck\gwcheck.exe
2. Database Type - Post Office | Database Path - pathToPostOfficeDirectory | Post Office Name - Enter the Post Office Name as it appears in ConsoleOne
3. Object Type - User / Resource
4. Type NGWDFR.DB in the Object Type
5. Action - Structural Rebuild
6. Click Run
7. We should see an error message stating that NGWDFR.DB is dropped from the Guardian.

Note: You will lose any delayed messages and verification that all moves have been completed. NGWDFR.DB will be recreated automatically when the next delayed delivery message is sent, or when the next user is moved.

Additional Information

The NGWDFR.DB is used for moving users and delayed messages. The C05D means the database is missing.

Formerly known as TID# 10056817