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Method for Starting, Stopping, and Querying Processes in a Network Environment

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000013958D
Original Publication Date: 1999-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Charles Rankin Don Randall

Abstract

Method for Starting, Stopping, and Querying Processes in a Network Environment A method is disclosed for starting, stopping, and querying a group of processes in a network environment. In a network environment, particularly in a test lab (where this disclosure has had the most use), it is often desirable to be able to start, stop, and query a group of processes on a number systems with one command. The method disclosed provides this by allowing the user to create a configuration file called a generic workload file. This file has the following basic format.