srvctl stop scan

Stops all SCAN VIPs, by default, that are running or in starting state, or stops a specific SCAN VIP identified by ordinal_number.


This command is only available with Oracle Clusterware.

Syntax and Parameters

Use the srvctl stop scan command with the following syntax:

srvctl stop scan [-scannumber ordinal_number] [-force]

Table A-199 srvctl stop scan Parameters

Parameter Description
-scannumber ordinal_number

An ordinal number that identifies which SCAN VIP you want to stop. The range of values you can specify for this parameter is 1 to 3.

If you do not specify this parameter, then the utility stops all the SCAN VIPs.


Force stop of the SCAN VIP.


An example of this command is:

$ srvctl stop scan -scannumber 1