Name

nodeTest

Synopsis

nodeTest

Description

The nodeTest utility runs the 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. nodeTest is invoked without any arguments.

Options

none

Example output: output from the node application is redirected to a log file:

SIAM_HOME/logs/nodeName.yyyymmddhhmm


where nodeName is the hostname (from /etc/hostname) and yyyymmddhhmm is the date and time when the node was started.

Environment

The following environment variables must be set:

Variable Description Example
JAVA_HOME location of Java installation
/j9, /opt/java/jdk1.3.1, etc.
JAVA Path to JVM command For MMC
$JAVA_HOME/bin/j9

For Sun JVM (e.g. linux, win32, mac OS)
$JAVA_HOME/bin/java
SIAM_HOME top of the SIAM directory tree -
SIAM_CLASSPATH Path including all SIAM and supporting classes For MMC
$JAVA_HOME/lib/jclMax/classes.zip:$JAVA_HOME/lib/prsnlmot.jar:$JAVA_HOME/lib/RXTXcomm.jar:$SIAM_HOME/classes

For linux/win32
$SIAM_HOME/classes

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