You can start and stop DTP Enterprise Pack from the Windows Start menu. Right-click the Start Enterprise Pack application and choose Run as administrator.
You can also use the Windows services interface to start and stop DTP Enterprise Pack.
- Open a command prompt and navigate to the <DTP_INSTALL>/dtpservices directory.
- Run the
dtpservices.shscript with the
You can also stop and start DTP Enterprise Pack applications from the DTP console. See Starting DTP Services on Linux.
The start argument starts Extension Designer and the database.
To stop DTP Enterprise Pack applications, run the
dtpservices.sh script with the
The following table lists all available commands:
|Starts all servers and the database. Also see Configuring Log Rotation for the Database.|
|Stops all servers and the database.|
Installs deployed slices into DTP. This command is only available if DTP and Extension Designer are installed as the same user on the same machine.
For Windows, the DTP_HOME environment variable is set if DTP is installed on the machine. For Linux, PST_HOME is set under $HOME/.pstrc_<hostname>.
|Reports the status for DTP Enterprise Pack applications and services. If you are experiencing issues with Extension Designer or any of your flows, run this command to verify that components and services are running.|
Potential Errors When Stopping on Linux
In some unexpected instances, you may see the following message when running the
stop on Linux:
"Time out on DTP Enterprise Pack process termination. Please kill all processes manually. (Refer to the documentation)"
This message only triggers if any of the children processes of the main DTP Enterprise Pack application (typically one of the service processes) started but was not killed completely. These processes must be terminated before starting DTP Enterprise Pack again.
- Run following command:
pgrep node or pgrep -f <installation home>/nodejs/bin/node
This command will print out all processes that DTP Enterprise Pack started.
- Run the kill command using the same argument to kill these process:
pkill -f <installation home>/nodejs/bin/node