<servicecontroller>

[This is preliminary documentation and subject to change.]

Allows a Windows service to be controlled.

Parameters

Attribute Type Description Required
action ActionType The action that should be performed on the service. True
service string The name of the service that should be controlled. True
machine string The name of the computer on which the service resides. The default is the local computer. False
timeout double The time, in milliseconds, the task will wait for the service to reach the desired status. The default is 5000 milliseconds. False
failonerror bool Determines if task failure stops the build, or is just reported. The default is true. False
if bool If true then the task will be executed; otherwise, skipped. The default is true. False
unless bool Opposite of if. If false then the task will be executed; otherwise, skipped. The default is false. False
verbose bool Determines whether the task should report detailed build log messages. The default is false. False

Examples

Requirements

Assembly: NAnt.MSNetTasks (0.91.3954.0)