Using the NIM activate operation
Use the activate operation to start a managed system. The client must have a valid mgmt_profile for the managing system, and the managing system must be running.
The command line syntax for the activate operation is as follows:
nim -o activate -a Attribute=Value ... TargetName|TargetNames
The target of an activate operation can be a WPAR client or group of WPAR clients.
There are no required attributes for the activate operation. The following optional attributes can be specified for the activate operation:
- -a cmd_flags=Value
- Specifies flags to pass through to the operation on the managing system to activate the system. For WPAR clients, see the startwpar command for allowable flags.
- -a group=Value
- Specifies the name of a WPAR group to use for the operation.
- -a show_progress=Value
- Indicates whether status should be displayed as the operation
is performed. The default value is