How to clear Digest Retention timestamps in NetWare

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  • 18-Jan-2010
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Is there a way to clear the digest Retention Time timestamp on NetWare because this can't be done in console one.

* GWTMSTMP is part of Novell GroupWise and this KB Article is just offerend as a suggestion.  Any questions or issue with the time stamp utility should be directed to Novell support.


The GroupWise timestamp utility can be used to set or clearn the time timestamp on NetWare.  From the NetWare Console Prompt enter the following:
gwtmstmp /p-<volume name>:\<path to post office> /u-<groupwise user id> /set /clear /n

To list the timestamps for a specific user:

After clearing the timestamp, the value will be set to unknown:

The options that can be used with the GroupWise time stamp utility:

See Also:

How To Clear Modified Digest Retention Timestamps

Additional Information

This article was originally published in the GWAVA knowledgebase as article ID 1629.