Section: System Manager's Manual (8) Updated: Jan 2010 Local index
poundctl - control the pound(8) daemon
- poundctl -c /path/to/socket [-L/-l] [-S/-s] [-B/-b] [-N/-n] [-H] [-X]
controls various aspects of the operation of the
- -c /path/to/socket
The path to the (Unix-domain) socket
was configured to listen on for control. Your
configuration file must contain the directive
- -L/-l n
Enable/disable a listener. A disabled listener will stop accepting connection
- -S/-s n m
Enable/disable a service. A disabled service will not be used by
to answer requests.
- -B/-b n m r
Enable/disable a back-end. A disabled back-end will not be passed requests to
answer. Note however that existing sessions may still cause requests to be
sent their way.
- -N n m k r
Add a session to service m in listener n. The session key is k and it points to
- -n n m k
Remove a session from service m in listener n. The session key is k.
The parameters n, m and r refer to the number assigned to a particular listener,
service and back-end in the listings. A listener number of -1 refers by convention
to the global context.
Try to resolve the addresses to symbolic names. Depending on your configuration,
this may require an active DNS.
Show the results in XML format.
When called without flags
will print out a listing of the
Written by Robert Segall, Apsis GmbH.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
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