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Managing OpenEdge ABL applications deployed to a PAS for OpenEdge instance : Managing OpenEdge ABL application settings : Viewing OpenEdge ABL application agents

Viewing OpenEdge ABL application agents

You can view OpenEdge ABL agents by using the ABL Application: <ABL application name> page.
To view the list of threads:
1. Click Resources > Go to Resources in the OpenEdge Management console menu.
All resources managed by your console appear in the grid frame.
2. Filter or search for, and select the required PAS for OpenEdge instance.
For example, type the default PAS for OpenEdge instance name, oepas1, in the Filter field or select Progress Application Server as the selection in the Type drop-down menu and select the PAS instance.
The Progress Application Server: <instance name> page appears.
3. Click an ABL application listed in the ABL Applications section.
The ABL Application: <ABL application name> page appears.
Note: The OpenEdge manager web application, oemanager, must be installed on PAS for OpenEdge for you to manage OpenEdge ABL applications and transport services while the PAS for OpenEdge instance is running.
4. Click Agents.
The OpenEdge ABL Agents for <ABL application name> page appears. You can view the following ABL agent properties:
Table 3. OpenEdge ABL agent properties
The process ID of the server
Agent ID
OpenEdge ABL service name
Agent State
State of the agent (AVAILABLE or STOPPED)
Session ID
The ID of the session within the agent process
Session State
Session Start Time
The Date and Time when the session started
Session External State
Returns 1 when the session is executing outside of the AVM in a dll or shared library. Returns 0 otherwise.
Session Memory
The amount of memory allocated by the session
You can filter from a list of agents by selecting an agent state from the Agent State list and then clicking the Refresh icon to view the agents for that state.
Note: You can sort the columns in ascending or descending order by clicking the arrow next to the selected column name and then clicking Sort Ascending or Sort Descending, respectively. You can also select or deselect a list of columns by clicking Columns.
5. Optionally, select any agent from the list and click Stop to stop the agent.
Note: To stop an ABL agent, you must have execute permissions (start and stop) that are granted by the administrator.