Service Monitor States

Service monitor states are displayed in the svcmon and print status output.

Idle

The service monitor is not currently running an action.

Ready

The monitor is advertizing its intention to start the local instance of the service and is waiting for peers to contest.

Freezing

The instance is freezing. Orchestration is about to be blocked.

Thawing

The instance is thawing. Orchestration is about to be resumed.

<action> failed

The last <action> triggered by the daemon returned with errors. The orchestration is blocked for this service instance.

Starting

No peers contested the monitor intention to start the local service instance during the "ready" period. The instance is now starting.

Restarting

Monitored instance resources are being restarted.

Stopping

The instance is stopping.

Deleting

A deleted target state has been set. A svcmgr -s <svcname> delete is in progress.

Purging

A purged target state has been set. A svcmgr -s <svcname> unprovision and svcmgr -s <svcname> delete sequence is in progress.

Provisioning

A provisioned target state has been set. A svcmgr -s <svcname> provision is in progress.