Sometimes we need to skip the worker via adctrl then we can use the below steps to do the same.

  • Run adctrl utility
  • We can only see option till 7 in the main menu. But there is an 8th option that is hidden.
  • Use option 8 to skip a failed worker. Enter 8 and the worker will be skipped.

AD Controller Menu

1.    Show worker status
2.    Tell worker to restart a failed job
3.    Tell worker to quit
4.    Tell manager that a worker failed its job
5.    Tell manager that a worker acknowledges quit
6.    Restart a worker on the current machine
7.    Exit

Enter your choice [1] : 8