All zosadmin commands begin with zosadmin on the command line. The general format for a zosadmin command is zosadmin followed by the command name, followed by command line parameters, if needed:
zosadmin [standard_options] command [command_options_and_arguments]
Before you use the zosadmin CLI, make sure that your path is correctly pointing to the Orchestrator /bin directory.
This section includes the following information:
Login is required to operate on a running server. The commands start, list, init, and create do not require a login. Use the following syntax to log in:
>zosadmin login -user=username Orhestrator_Server_name Please enter current password for 'username': ******* Logged into Orchestrator_grid_name> on Orchestrator_Server_name
The login should now be complete.
Login information is stored in the /home directory, so further zosadmin commands use the saved login information. To operate on a different Orchestrator Server, run zosadmin login to log in to the new Orchestrator Server.
Enter the following command and parameter to retrieve the status of the current login:
>zosadmin login -c
Currently logged into testgrid on server 'tszen5'
Enter the following command to log out of the Orchestrator Server:
Logged out from testgrid