Startup parameter: logappend

Startup parameters change the behavior of the Service Manager server. You can always set a startup parameter from the server's operating system command prompt.




Enabling this parameter causes Service Manager to add log messages to the existing log file. Disabling this parameter causes Service Manager to overwrite existing log messages.

Valid if set from

Server's operating system command prompt

Initialization file (sm.ini)

Requires restart of the Service Manager server?


Default value


Possible values

0 (Disable)

1 (Enable)

Example usage

Command line: sm -httpPort:13080 -logappend:1

Initialization file: logappend:1

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System parameters

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Enter a parameter in the sm.ini file

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System information parameters