Management Script

By Lex Li

This page shows you how to use the management script.

In this article:

Starting from Jexus 5.3 the commands are merged into one Shell script, /usr/jexus/jws.

This script provides the following functionality,

Command Description
jws start Start Jexus server.
jws start sitename Start a single web site. Note that sitename must match one of the configuration files under configuration directory.
jws restart Restart Jexus server.
jws restart site_name Restart a single web site.
jws stop Stop Jexus server.
jws stop site_name Stop a single web site.
jws regsvr Register Jexus assembly in GAC. Note that this is only required to be executed once during installation.
jws status Report Jexus runtime status.
jws -v Display Jexus version number.

The script should be set to executable during installation.


The commands can only be executed by root.