Use the hadbm stop command to stop the database gracefully. It is a good practice to stop the database if some maintenance activity is planned that affects the mirror nodes simultaneously. The data is intact in a database that is stopped gracefully, in contrast to the one that has not been stopped gracefully. Once you stop the database using the hadbm stop command, use the hadbm start command to start the database. If the database name is specified, the named database must exist. If the database name is not identified, the default database is used. The default database is hadb.
In interactive mode, the hadbm stop command prompts for a confirmation before stopping the node.
The actual HADBM administration password.
The file from which the passwords are read.
Identifies the URL to the Management Agent. The default is localhost:1862.
hadbm stop mydatabase This command will stop the named database. Type "yes" or "y" to confirm this operation, anything else to cancel: y Database successfully stopped
specified database does not exist
database could not be stopped
database is already in a stopped state
database is not fully stopped