Data Protection Advisor (DPA): How to restart DPA servers in the proper sequence[1]

           

   Article Number:     533594                                   Article Version: 3     Article Type:    How To 
   

 


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Data Protection Advisor

 

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Use the bellow steps (in sequence) any time the DPA servers need to be stopped and restarted:    
   
    1) Stop services on the DPA Application server by using the following methods:     
      - From the command prompt, navigate to the following path:     
     
      <Install_dir>\EMC\DPA\services\bin     
     
      For Windows, run 'dpa app stop'.     
      For Linux, run 'dpa.sh app stop'.     
     
      - Note on Windows, you can also go to Task Manager, right-click 'DPA Application' and select Stop     
     
      2) Stop services on the Datastore server by using the following methods:     
      - From the command prompt, navigate to the following path:     
     
      <Install_dir>\EMC\DPA\services\bin     
     
      For Windows, run 'dpa ds stop'.     
      For Linux, run 'dpa.sh ds stop'.     
     
      - Note on Windows, you can also go to Task Manager, right-click 'DPA Datastore' and select Stop     
     
      3) Start up Datastore server FIRST by using the following methods:     
      - From the command prompt, navigate to the following path:     
     
      <Install_dir>\EMC\DPA\services\bin     
     
      For Windows, run 'dpa ds start'.     
      For Linux, run 'dpa.sh ds start'.     
     
      - Note on Windows, you can also go to Task Manager, right-click 'DPA Datastore' and select Start     
     
      4) Start up the Application server by using the following methods:     
      - From the command prompt, navigate to the following path:     
     
      <Install_dir>\EMC\DPA\services\bin     
     
      For Windows, run 'dpa app start'.     
      For Linux, run 'dpa.sh app start'.     
     
      - Note on Windows, you can also go to Task Manager, right-click 'DPA Application' and select Start
   
   
    5) Launch the DPA GUI to confirm the DPA servers have been restarted successful.  If the Application Server has not fully restart the GUI will display a message stating DPA is starting up.