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Installation and Configuration
Command and Utility Reference : Administering and configuring Unified Broker products : PROADSV


Supports various activities including starting up, shutting down, and querying the status of the current installation of an AdminServer.
Operating system
    {{{ -start {[ -adminport port-number ]}
       | stop | -query }[-all][-keepservers][-port port-number]}
       | -help }
Starts the AdminServer.
-admingroup groups
Identifies a list of group names separated by a colon.
-adminport port-number
Specifies the port number used by the AdminServer for database broker communication. If a port number is not specified, the adminport defaults to port 7844.
-f pluginsFile
Points to an file by default. If a file is not defined for the -f, then this default is used.
-propertyfile filename
Database configuration information. The default value is OpenEdge-install-dir/properties/
Indicates that at least one user ID is required to be resolved for each AdminServer operation before each operation can be executed.
Stops the AdminServer.
Displays the AdminServer status.
Displays additional information about the servers the AdminServer has started. These additional servers include nameserver, AppServers, and WebSpeed servers. It also lists any running databases that it started.
Allows the AdminServer to shutdown itself, while the servers it started continue running.
-port port-number
Specifies the listening port number. If a port number is not specified, the port defaults to 20931.
-user username
User who has been assigned AdminServer process privileges. The default is the current user.
-password password
The password associated with the -user.
Displays the command-line help.
The following table shows several options that you can use with proadsv to accomplish the corresponding tasks. Note that the examples use the port number 9999.
Table 126. proadsv command-line options
AdminServer task
proadsv -start
Specify the listening port
-port port-number
proadsv -port 9999 -start
Specify the database broker port
-adminport port-number
proadsv -adminport 9998
proadsv -stop
proadsv -query
proadsv -help
Note: The port numbers specified with the -port and -adminport options must be different. If you are running multiple AdminServers, you must override both the default port and the default adminport settings.