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Startup Command and Parameter Reference
Client Startup Commands : MPRO command

MPRO command

Starts a multi-user mode character OpenEdge client session.


mpro [ db-name][parameters]


Specifies the database to which you want to connect. If you are connecting to a database through shared memory and the database is not in your current directory, you must specify the path of the database. On the other hand, if you are making a client/server connection to the database, you do not need to specify a path.
Specifies the startup parameters you want to use.


*The MPRO command runs the following executable:
*The server must be running before you issue this command with the db-name parameter. If the server is not running, OpenEdge displays the following error message:
There is no server for database db-name (1423)