System Administration Guide: Network Services

start Subcommand

This subcommand is similar to the enable subcommand with these distinctions:

This subcommand supports the following options:


Specifies all groups


Provides an online-help description

Table 6–4 Two Ways to Start a Share Group

Using the start Subcommand

Using the svcadm Command

The start subcommand uses the following syntax:

# sharemgr start [-h] [share-group | -a]

The following example enables the shares in all groups to start sharing. 

# sharemgr start -a

The svcadm command uses the following syntax:

# svcadm start network/shares/group:share-group

The following example enables the shares in my-group to start sharing.

# svcadm start network/shares/group:my-group