Chapter 2. Starting and Stopping Red Hat Satellite

Satellite provides the satellite-maintain service command to manage Satellite services from the command line. This is useful when creating a backup of Satellite. For more information on creating backups, see Section 8.1, “Satellite Backup”.

After installing Satellite with the satellite-installer command, all Satellite services are started and enabled automatically. View the list of these services by executing:

# satellite-maintain service list

To see the status of running services, execute:

# satellite-maintain service status

To stop the satellite-maintain services, execute:

# satellite-maintain service stop

To start the satellite-maintain services, execute:

# satellite-maintain service start

To restart the satellite-maintain services, execute:

# satellite-maintain service restart