Starting and stopping Couchbase Server

Starting and stopping Couchbase Server

Summary of commands for starting and stopping Couchbase Server on Linux (RHEL and Ubuntu), Windows, and Mac.

Warning: Never stop or restart Couchbase Server before you first remove that node from a cluster.

Starting and stopping the server

Table 1. Starting and stopping Couchbase Server
Operating system Start Stop
Linux
sudo /etc/init.d/couchbase-server start
sudo /etc/init.d/couchbase-server stop
Windows
net start CouchbaseServer
net stop CouchbaseServer
C:\Program Files\Couchbase\Server\bin\service_start.bat
C:\Program Files\Couchbase\Server\bin\service_stop.bat
Windows Task Manager > Services > CouchbaseServer service (right-click) > Start Windows Task Manager > Services > CouchbaseServer service (right-click) > Stop
Start > Run > type Services.msc > CouchbaseServer service (right-click) > Start Start > Run > type Services.msc > CouchbaseServer service (right-click) > Stop
Mac Double-click on the Couchbase application From the Couchbase application, select Quit Couchbase Server .