Parameter: dbmonitorfiles

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 causes the Service Manager server to monitor the table you specify and to record the following information in the log file when an update occurs:

  • The application that issued the update request
  • The list of records updated
  • The user who initiated the update

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

Comma separated list of table names to monitor

Example usage

Command line: sm -httpPort:13080 -dbmonitorfiles:problem,probsummary

Initialization file: dbmonitorfiles:problem,probsummary

Related topics

System parameters

Related topics

Enter a parameter in the sm.ini file

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Debugging parameters