bos_stop - Stops a process after changing its status flag
bos stop -server <machine name> -instance <server process name>+ [-wait] [-cell <cell name>] [-noauth] [-localauth] [-principal <authentication principal> [-encrypt [<yes|no>]] [-config <configuration file>] [-help]
The bos stop command sets the status flag for each process specified with the -instance argument to
NotRun in the /etc/yfs/server/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.
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).
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.
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,
Constructs a server ticket using a key from the local /etc/yfs/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).
Indicates the principal to be used for authentication. This option can be useful when several credentials caches are available for different principals.
Enables or disables encryption for the command so that the operation's results are not transmitted across the network in clear text.
Sets the location of the configuration file to be used. The default file is /etc/yfs/yfs-client.conf.
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
% bos stop -server fs7.example.com -instance upserver vlserver
The issuer must be listed in the /etc/yfs/server/UserListExt file on the machine named by the -server argument, or must be logged onto a server with an account capable of reading the /etc/yfs/server/KeyFileExt file if the -localauth flag is included.
BosConfig(5), KeyFileExt(5), UserListExt(5), bos(8), bos_create(8), bos_shutdown(8), bos_status(8)
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