Command Line Manual : cbsrv


The cbsrv command is used to manage the CubeBackup service. You can use this command to start/stop/restart the backup service, as well as check the status of the service.

For Windows Users

Although the cbsrv command can be used on Windows, we recommend that Windows users employ the Windows Services Manager to start, stop, and restart the CubeBackup service.

Windows Service Manager

For Linux Users

The cbsrv command requires root privilege, so please run it using the root account or use “sudo cbsrv …


  • Check the status of the backup service.

    cbsrv status
  • Stop the backup service.

    cbsrv stop
  • Start the backup service.

    cbsrv start
  • Restart the backup service.

    cbsrv restart