srvctl stop vip

Stops a specific VIP or all VIPs on a specific node, including any VIPs that were relocated due to a failover.


This command is only available with Oracle Clusterware.

Syntax and Parameters

Use the srvctl stop vip command with the following syntax:

srvctl stop vip {-node node_name | -vip vip_name} [-force] [-relocate] [-verbose]

Table A-202 srvctl stop vip Parameters

Parameter Description
-node node_name

This parameter stops all VIPs on a specific node, including failed-over VIPs

-vip vip_name

This parameter stops a specific VIP


Force SRVCTL to stop the VIP


Relocate VIP

Note: You must use the -nodenode_name parameter with the -relocate parameter.


Verbose output


To stop all the VIPs on mynode1, including any failed-over VIPs, use the following command:

$ srvctl stop vip -node mynode1 -verbose