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Running the Management Server Installing and Upgrading Cartridges Installing Agents

Using the command line

From the command line, type the following to install the Management Server as a Windows® service:

In addition to the commands listed under Additional commands in Starting and stopping the Management Server, the following commands are available for the Foglight Management Server Windows service.

-b

start-service

Start the Management Server Windows service

-r

remove-service

Stop and remove the Management Server Windows service

Stopping the Management Server

The following section describes how to stop the Management Server.

Do one of the following:

Type Ctrl-C on the command window in which the Management Server started.
Navigate to the bin directory and run the following command:
fms --stop
Depending on where you installed the startup icon, choose Start > Programs > Quest > Foglight 5.9.x > Stop Foglight or double-click the Stop Foglight icon on the desktop.

When the server has stopped successfully, the StartFoglight command window closes.

Starting and stopping the Management Server in High Availability mode

Configuring your server in High Availability (HA) mode allows you to run multiple servers in a partition offering HA.

When the server has started successfully, the following message appears in the command window:

Do one of the following:

Type Ctrl-C in the command window in which the Foglight HA server started.
Open a second command window, navigate to the bin directory, and run the following command:
fmsha --stop
When the server has stopped successfully, the command window closes.

For more information about configuring and managing High Availability mode, see the High Availability Field Guide.

Logging in to Foglight

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Depending on where you installed the program icons, navigate to Start > Programs > Quest > Foglight > Foglight Console
Where <hostname> is the name of the machine where the Management Server is installed and <port> is the HTTP port specified during installation (the default is 8080).
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