Starting and stopping the WebSphere Application Server node agent

Starting and stopping the WebSphere Application Server node agent is accomplished by using the startNode and stopNode commands.

Procedure

  1. AIXLinuxTo start or stop the WebSphere Application Server node agent:
    1. Ensure that you are logged in as the non-root user that was ID created before WebSphere Commerce was installed.
    2. Ensure that your database management system is started.
    3. Enter the following commands in a terminal window:
      su - non_root_user
      cd WC_profiledir/bin
    • To start the node agent, enter the following command: ./startNode.sh
    • To stop the node agent, enter the following command: ./stopNode.sh
  2. WindowsTo start or stop the WebSphere Application Server node agent:
    1. Log on using a Windows user ID that has Administrator authority.
    2. Start a command prompt session.
    3. Issue the following command: cd WC_profiledir/bin
    • To start the node agent, enter the following command: startNode
    • To stop the node agent, enter the following command: stopNode