To facilitate an orderly manual shutdown of MVS TK4- from the console, the following steps are necessary. Remember, the slash is needed to address MVS instead of Hercules.
Automated shutdown of various MVS functions
First, we enter:
To execute the automated shutdown process. We wait for the following message to appear:
$HASP099 ALL AVAILABLE FUNCTIONS COMPLETE
When that has happened (or takes more than five minutes), we enter the following command to stop JES2:
and we wait for JES2 to terminate.
Sometimes JES2 will not terminate.
If that happens, have a look at this page: Force JES2 to go down
End Of Day processing
After JES2 ended we can start the End Of Day processing with this command:
Bring MVS down
After that’s completed we shut down the system:
MVS is now down and we can stop Hercules (remember: no slash, because we are talking to Hercules now):