You want to start or stop the WebSense (off-box) Server

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You want to start or stop the WebSense (off-box) Server


On Windows NT4 or Windows 2000:

  1. Open the Control Panel and select Services. In Microsoft Windows 2000, the Services icon is in the Administrative Tools folder.
  2. Scroll to Websense server. If Websense is running, the entry in the status column is started. If Websense is stopped, the status column has no entry.
  3. To stop or start Websense, select Websense server and then click the stop or start button.
  4. Click Close to exit the Services dialog box.

On Solaris:

  • To start Websense, add the Websense directory to your PATH environment variable and enter start_websense at the shell command prompt.
  • To stop a Websense server on Solaris enter the following command:
      prompt> ps –ef | grep openserverd
    The Process Identifier (PID) for openserverd will be the first value in the output message.
    Then enter the following command:
      prompt> kill -9 openserverd PID
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      InQuira Doc IdKB1937

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      First Published      10/01/2014
      Last Modified      10/01/2014
      Last Published      10/01/2014
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      Topic      Content Filtering, Services
      Article Number      000016870
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