manager [options] [commands]
[--args arguments] [--console] [--daemon] [--heartBeat interval]
[--home directory] [--log logFile:level] [--name Service name]
[--pidfile path] [--program Service program]
The manager program is used to configure the running of system services
(daemons). Manager provides a generic way to install/uninstall,
enable/disable, start/stop, and run a service, regardless of the oper-
ating system. When used to run a service, it starts the service and
then watches over it, to restart it should it fail. Manager also pro-
vides general management commands to enable, disable, start, and stop
Disable the service from automatically starting when the system
enable Enable the service to start automatically on system boot.
Install the service.
run Run the service and monitor its execution. Manager will automat-
ically restart the service should it fail. Manager will block
unless it is invoked with --daemon.
start Start the service.
stop Stop the service.
Uninstall the service.
Arguments to use for the service program command line when it
Windows specific option to allow the manager process to interact
with the users desktop.
Run the manager as a daemon process. This causes the manager to
detach from the current shell and run in the background.
Windows specific option to set the frequency in seconds for the
manager to check on service. This period should be short enough
Number of times to restart the service per hour.
-v Output the product version number.
Report bugs to email@example.com.
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