Shutting down a grid node

You can shut down a grid node from the node's command shell.

Before you begin

About this task

Before performing this procedure, review these considerations:

Procedure

  1. 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. Stop all services: service servermanager stop
    Services can take up to 15 minutes to shut down, and you might want to log in to the system remotely to monitor the shutdown process.
  3. Log out of the command shell: exit

After you finish

After being shut down you can power off the grid node.

Powering down a host