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: service servicename 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