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AIX Version 4.3 Commands Reference, Volume 2

errstop Command


Terminates the error logging daemon.




Attention: Running the errstop command disables diagnostic and recovery functions. Normally the errdemon command is started automatically during system initialization and stopped during system shutdown. The error log should never be stopped during normal operations. The errstop command should only be used during special circumstances when it is absolutely required and the consequences are clearly understood.

The errstop command stops the error logging daemon initiated by the errdemon command.


Access Control: Only a root user can run this command.


To terminate the errdemon daemon, enter:


Related Information

The errclear command, errdead command, errinstall command, errlogger command, errmsg command, errpt command, errupdate command.

The errdemon daemon.

The errsave kernel service.

The errlog subroutine.

The Error Logging Overview in AIX Version 4.3 Problem Solving Guide and Reference.

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