Starting and shutting down the Domino server
Start the Domino server so users can access shared databases and obtain other server services. Do not enter keystrokes or click the mouse while the Domino server is starting or shutting down.

Note If the server program is running, do not use CTRL+S to stop scrolling the console, because no server services take place until you press a key to continue.

To start the server
Operating systemAction
Windows NT and 2000Choose Start - Programs - Lotus Applications - Lotus Domino Server.
UNIXEnter the path for the Domino program directory. For example, if you installed Domino in the /opt directory, enter:


To shut down the server

Enter either exit or quit at the console. It may take ten seconds or more for the server to shut down.