The node utility runs a SIAM node application on the localhost. The node contains a NodeService and InstrumentService distributed objects which are accessible across the network to other utilities such as listPorts, shutdownPort, and scanPort.
|portalHost||IP address or host name of SIAM portal||e.g. 184.108.40.206, portal.shore.mbari.org|
|debugLevel||log4j debug output level||ERROR, WARN, INFO, DEBUG|
Example output: output from the node application is redirected to a log file:
where nodeName is the hostname (from /etc/hostname) and yyyymmddhhmm is the date and time when the node was started.
The following environment variables must be set:
|JAVA_HOME||location of Java installation||
/j9, /opt/java/jdk1.3.1, etc.
|JAVA||Path to JVM command||For MMC
For Sun JVM (e.g. linux, win32, mac OS)
|SIAM_HOME||top of the SIAM directory tree||-|
|SIAM_CLASSPATH||Path including all SIAM and supporting classes||For MMC