Octopus Deploy Documentation

Service

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Start, stop, install and configure the Tentacle service

Service options

Usage: tentacle service [<options>]

Where [<options>] is any of:

      --start                Start the Windows Service if it is not already
                               running
      --stop                 Stop the Windows Service if it is running
      --restart              Restart the Windows Service if it is running
      --reconfigure          Reconfigure the Windows Service
      --install              Install the Windows Service
      --username, --user=VALUE
                             Username to run the service under
                               (DOMAIN\Username format). Only used when --
                               install or --reconfigure are used.  Can also be
                               passed via an environment variable
                               OCTOPUS_SERVICE_USERNAME.
      --uninstall            Uninstall the Windows Service
      --password=VALUE       Password for the username specified with --
                               username. Only used when --install or --
                               reconfigure are used. Can also be passed via an
                               environment variable OCTOPUS_SERVICE_PASSWORD.
      --dependOn=VALUE
      --instance=VALUE       Name of the instance to use, or * to use all
                               instances

Or one of the common options:

      --help                 Show detailed help for this command

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