Introduced in Feature Pack 2

Starting and stopping WebSphere Commerce search

To start or stop WebSphere Commerce search you must start or stop the solrServer instance.

Before you begin

Navigate to the following directory:
  • SolarisLinuxAIXWAS_installdir/profiles/Solr_profiledir/bin
  • WindowsWAS_installdir\profiles\Solr_profiledir\bin
Where Solr_profiledir is the directory created for the WebSphere Application Server profile that is used by a WebSphere Commerce search instance.


  • To start WebSphere Commerce search:
    1. Start the solrServer instance:
      • SolarisLinuxAIX./ solrServer
      • WindowsstartServer.bat solrServer
  • To stop WebSphere Commerce search:
    1. Stop the solrServer instance:
      • SolarisLinuxAIX./ solrServer
      • WindowsstopServer.bat solrServer
  • To restart WebSphere Commerce search, stop then start the solrServer instance.