A.1. Command Line Syntax

To obtain a quick reference, run:

# prptServer -h

It prints out:

usage: prptServer [-hv] [-k] [-c <config-directory>] [<command>]

The meaning of each argument is described in the following table:

option note


Prints out the command line syntax, as shown above.


Prints out the software version.


Prevents the server from exiting if any startup failures exist. Used for diagnostic purposes.

-c <config-directory>

Specifies a non-default configuration directory.


When omited, the server starts running.

When provided, asks the server to execute <command> as described in Server Commands, below.