Restart VCSA 6.5 Services via CLI Commands

First of all you will need to connect to the VSCA CLI by SSH. Then type shell on the command line:

Command> shell

To list all services and their state:

# service-control --status --all

Example output:



To start a service:

# service-control --start --{service-name}


In this example I am starting the vpxd service



To stop a service:

# service-control --stop --{service-name}


To stop all services:

# service-control --stop --all