The shutdown gracefully brings down the administration server and all the running instances. You must manually start the administration server to bring it up again.
Administrative user for the instance.
Password of the administrative user.
Host name of the machine hosting the administrative instance.
Port number associated with the administrative host.
File containing passwords appropriate for the command (for example, administrative instance).
If true, uses SSL/TLS to communicate with the administrative instance.
asadmin> shutdown --user admin --password adminadmin --host bluestar --port 4848 Waiting for admin server to shutdown... Admin server has been shutdown
Administration Server page