Start the PMDF Job Controller and the PMDF Service Dispatcher.
pmdf startup [component]
Command Qualifiers Defaults None. None.
On UNIX, must have superuser privileges in order to use this utility.
componentOptional parameter which specifies a specific PMDF component to be started:
x400. If no component name is given, then all active components will be started. Alternatively,
postmay be specified to cause the PMDF periodic delivery job to be executed immediately, or
returnmay be specified to cause the PMDF periodic return job to be executed immediately.
pmdf startuputility starts up detached PMDF processes. If no component parameter is specified, then the PMDF Job Controller and PMDF Service Dispatcher are started. Note that starting the Service Dispatcher starts all services the Service Dispatcher is configured to handle, which may include, for instance, SMTP, POP3, POP_SERVER, IMAP_SERVER, IMAP, and HTTP servers. If a component parameter is specified, then only detached process associated with that component will be started. The standard component names are
Detached loopback message monitor process.
Multithreaded Service Dispatcher.
Job Controller handling PMDF processing jobs
Run the PMDF periodic delivery job
Run the PMDF periodic return job
Detached TSAPD process which listens for incoming X.400 connections.
Note the services handled by the PMDF multithreaded Service Dispatcher must be started by starting the PMDF Service Dispatcher; only services not being handled by the PMDF Service Dispatcher can be individually started via the
pmdf startuputility. The Service Dispatcher may be configured to handle various services, e.g., PMDF-XGS channels, PMDF-LAN Lotus Notes channels, PMDF-DIRSYNC Lotus Notes directory agents, and the multithreaded SMTP, POP3, POP_SERVER, IMAP, IMAP_SERVER, and HTTP servers. See Chapter 11 for details.
Note that on NT, an alternate way of starting up the Dispatcher and Job Controller is to go to the Services icon under the Control Panel, and then start them.
# pmdf startup
The above UNIX command starts the PMDF Job Controller and PMDF Service Dispatcher.
C:\> pmdf startup
The above NT command starts the PMDF Job Controller and PMDF Service Dispatcher.