The bos startup command starts, on the server machine named by the
-server argument, either:
All AFS server processes not currently running but marked with the "Run"
status flag in the /etc/openafs/BosConfig file.
Each process specified by -instance argument, even if its status flag
in the BosConfig file is "NotRun".
To start a process and set its BosConfig status flag to "Run", use the
bos start command instead.
-server <machine name>
Indicates the server machine on which to start processes. Identify the
machine by IP address or its host name (either fully-qualified or
abbreviated unambiguously). For details, see bos(8).
Names each process to start. Use the process name assigned with the
-instance argument to the bos create command. The output from the
bos status command lists the names.
-cell <cell name>
Names the cell in which to run the command. Do not combine this argument
with the -localauth flag. For more details, see bos(8).
Assigns the unprivileged identity "anonymous" to the issuer. Do not
combine this flag with the -localauth flag. For more details, see
Constructs a server ticket using a key from the local
/etc/openafs/server/KeyFile file. The bos command interpreter presents the
ticket to the BOS Server during mutual authentication. Do not combine this
flag with the -cell or -noauth options. For more details, see
Prints the online help for this command. All other valid options are
The following command starts all processes marked with status flag "Run"
in the BosConfig file on the machine "fs3.abc.com" that are not
% bos startup fs3.abc.com
The following command starts the buserver, kaserver, ptserver,
and vlserver processes running on the machine "db2.abc.com", even if
their status flags in the BosConfig file are "NotRun".
The issuer must be listed in the /etc/openafs/server/UserList file on the
machine named by the -server argument, or must be logged onto a server
machine as the local superuser "root" if the -localauth flag is
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