Viewing current status of a service

You can view the current status of a services running on a grid node at any time.

Before you begin

You must have the Passwords.txt file.

Steps

  1. From the service laptop, log in to the grid node:
    1. Enter the following command: ssh admin@grid_node_IP
    2. Enter the password listed in the Passwords.txt file.
    3. Enter the following command to switch to root: su -
    4. Enter the password listed in the Passwords.txt file.
    When you are logged in as root, the prompt changes from $ to #.
  2. View the current status of a service running on a grid node: /etc/init.d/service status
    The current status of the requested service running on the grid node is reported (running or not). For example,
    cmn running for 1d, 14h, 21m, 2s
  3. Log out of the command shell: exit