Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 SP9 Administrator's Guide

Controlling Server Clusters

The Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 allows you to control the remote servers in your cluster by:

Caution – Caution –

Clusters must be homogeneous. All servers in the cluster must be either UNIX or Windows. Transferring configuration files from a different platform may cause the server to hang or crash.

ProcedureTo control servers within your cluster

  1. Go to the Server Manager for the Master Administration Server, and choose the Cluster Mgmt tab.

  2. Click the Cluster Control link.

  3. Select the server or servers to control by:

    • Checking a specific server

    • Clicking Select All to select all of the servers in the cluster

      Click Reset Selection to undo all selections.

  4. Select Start or Stop remote servers from the drop down menu.

  5. Select View Access or View Error log records from the drop down menu and enter the number of lines you want to view.

  6. To transfer configuration files:

    1. Select the configuration file to transfer from the drop down menu.

    2. Select the server from which you want to transfer the file from the drop down menu.

    3. Click Transfer.