Name

shutdownPort

Synopsis

shutdownPort nodeURL port

Description

The shutdownPort utility shuts down the instrument service (if it is running) on the specified port(s) of the specified SIAM node. If there is no instrument service running on the specified port, or if the specified port does not exist on the node, an error is reported to the user.

Options

Option Description Values
nodeURL IP address or host name of SIAM node e.g. 134.89.88.1, mooring.moos.mbari.org
portName Name of instrument port (or alias) defined in siamPort.cfg /dev/ttyS8, COM1, /dev/tty.KeySerial1

Example output:

shutdownPort localhost /dev/tty.KeySerial1 
SIAM version $Name:  $
Shutdown port /dev/tty.KeySerial1
OK
		

Environment

The following environment variables must be set:

Variable Description Example
JAVA_HOME location of Java installation
/j9, /opt/java/jdk1.3.1, etc.
JAVA Path to JVM command For MMC
$JAVA_HOME/bin/j9

For Sun JVM (e.g. linux, win32, mac OS)
$JAVA_HOME/bin/java
SIAM_HOME top of the SIAM directory tree -
SIAM_CLASSPATH Path including all SIAM and supporting classes For MMC
$JAVA_HOME/lib/jclMax/classes.zip:$JAVA_HOME/lib/prsnlmot.jar:$JAVA_HOME/lib/RXTXcomm.jar:$SIAM_HOME/classes

For linux/win32
$SIAM_HOME/classes

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