Startup parameter: tmpdirectory

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.




This parameter defines the path where the Service Manager server can create and find temporary files for any file operation with Client Side Load/Unload and attachment handling.

Valid if set from

Server's operating system command prompt

Initialization file (sm.ini)

Requires restart of the Service Manager server?


Default value

Unix: /var/tmp

Windows: The possible existence of environment variables are:

  1. The path specified by the TMP environment variable.
  2. The path specified by the TEMP environment variable.
  3. The path specified by the USERPROFILE environment variable.
  4. The Windows directory.

Possible values

Path to temporary files

Example usage

Command line: sm -httpPort:13080 -tmpdirectory:temp

Initialization file: tmpdirectory:temp

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System parameters

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Enter a parameter in the sm.ini file

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