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Startup parameter: compress_soap

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 compresses SOAP messages between the Service Manager server and clients.

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 -compress_soap:1

Initialization file: compress_soap:1

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