|BOS_STOP(8)||AFS Command Reference||BOS_STOP(8)|
bos_stop - Stops a process after changing its status flag
-server <machine name>
-instance <server process name>+ [-wait]
[-cell <cell name>] [-noauth] [-localauth] [-help]
bos sto -s <machine name>
-i <server process name>+
[-w] [-c <cell name>] [-n] [-l] [-h]
The bos stop command sets the status flag for each process specified with the -instance argument to "NotRun" in the /etc/openafs/BosConfig file on the server machine named by the -server argument, then stops it.
To stop a process without changing its BosConfig status flag, use the bos shutdown command instead.
- -server <machine name>
- Indicates the server machine on which to stop processes. Identify the machine by IP address or its host name (either fully-qualified or abbreviated unambiguously). For details, see bos(8).
- -instance <server process name>+
- Names each process to stop. Use the process name assigned with the -instance argument to the bos create command. The output from the bos status command lists the names.
- Delays the return of the command shell prompt until all processes actually stop. If this argument is omitted, the prompt returns almost immediately even if all processes are not stopped.
- -cell <cell name>
- Names the cell in which to run the command. Do not combine this argument with the -localauth flag. For more details, see bos(8).
- Assigns the unprivileged identity "anonymous" to the issuer. Do not combine this flag with the -localauth flag. For more details, see bos(8).
- Constructs a server ticket using a key from the local /etc/openafs/server/KeyFile or /etc/openafs/server/KeyFileExt file. The bos command interpreter presents the ticket to the BOS Server during mutual authentication. Do not combine this flag with the -cell or -noauth options. For more details, see bos(8).
- Prints the online help for this command. All other valid options are ignored.
The following example command stops the upserver and vlserver processes on the machine "fs7.example.com".
% bos stop -server fs7.example.com -instance upserver vlserver
The issuer must be listed in the /etc/openafs/server/UserList file on the machine named by the -server argument, or must be logged onto a server machine as the local superuser "root" if the -localauth flag is included.
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