Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 SP12 Administrator's Guide

Shutting Down the Administration Server

Once the server is installed, it runs constantly, listening for and accepting HTTP requests. You might want to stop and restart your server if, for instance, you have just installed a Java Development Kit (JDK) or Directory Server, or if you have changed listen socket settings.

You can stop the server by using one of the following methods:

After you shut down the server, it may take a few seconds for the server to complete its shut-down process and for the status to change to “Off.”