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How to restart services and/or reboot server

There may be times where the Variphy or MySQL services need to be restarted or the server needs to be rebooted. The following steps will guide you through restarting services or rebooting the server for both Linux and Windows OS.

To Restart the Variphy or MySQL service:

In Linux from a CLI , use the command sudo service variphy restart or sudo service mysql restart. In Windows, simply restart the Variphy or MySQL service from the services.msc window.

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Windows OS

To Stop the Variphy or MySQL service:

In Linux from a CLI , use the command sudo service variphy stop or sudo service mysql stop . In Windows, simply stop the Variphy or MySQL service from the services.msc window.

Linux OS
Windows OS

To Start the Variphy or MySQL service:

In Linux from a CLI , use the command sudo service variphy start or sudo service mysql start. In Windows, simply start the Variphy or MySQL service from the services.msc window.

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Windows OS

To Check the status of the Variphy or MySQL service:

In Linux from a CLI , use the command sudo service variphy status or sudo service mysql status. In Windows, simply stop the Variphy or MySQL service from the services.msc window.

Services stopped – Linux OS
Services stopped – Windows OS
Services running – Linux OS
Services running – Windows OS

To reboot the Linux Server

Perform the step above to stop the Variphy and MySQL services and then issue the command sudo shutdown -r now

To shutdown the Linux Server

Perform the step above to stop the Variphy and MySQL services and then issue the command sudo shutdown -h now

Updated on October 20, 2021

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