Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 SP12 Administrator's Guide

Stopping the Server Manually (UNIX/Linux)

If you used the etc/inittab file to restart the server you must remove the line starting the server from /etc/inittab and type kill -1 1 before you try to stop the server. Otherwise, the server restarts automatically after it is stopped.

To stop the server manually, log in as root or use the server’s user account (if that is how you started the server), and then type the following at the command line: