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How to restart viewpoint services ?

If you have to restart Teradata viewpoint then you need to login to the viewpoint server using Putty. Once logged in you have to run below commands to restart viewpoint:

  • Navigate to /etc/init.d directory. This is the path where init files for viewpoint services are stored
  • Now run /etc/init.d/viewpoint restart  command to restart viewpoint services

Other options you can use is stop, start & status.

NOTE: I takes only 1-2 minutes to restart. Below is the progress how you will see when restarting:

# /etc/init.d/viewpoint restart
Shutting down Viewpoint done
Starting Viewpoint done

Then check the status back using below command:

# /etc/init.d/viewpoint status
Checking for Viewpoint: running