This is a job for controlling all NICOS services configured on the host.

NICOS is controlled either by its init script on older systems, or by its systemd services on newer ones. must be enabled for the job to configure itself.

This job has the following configuration parameters:


Must be nicos.


The root of the NICOS installation, which should contain nicos.conf. If not given, it is derived from the init script /etc/init.d/nicos-system, which is normally a symbolic link to the file below the NICOS root.


The standard parameters present for all jobs.

No further configuration is necessary; the job will read the NICOS configuration file nicos.conf and derive parameters like available services and their logfiles from there.