4. Administering a FrontBase Server
4.1. FrontBase-Related Processes
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FBWebEnablerprocess maintains persistant connections for the
FBWebManagersystem, allowing you to perform administrative functions on your FrontBase server from any web browser, either locally or from another computer.
When you install FrontBase, your computer will be set up so that
FBWebEnableris launched at startup. If it stops running, you will likely find out when you attempt to access
cgi-bin/FBWebManagerthrough a web browser.
FBWebManagerwill then indicate that it cannot connect to
FBWebEnableris not running, you should start it as follows (assuming you have added
FrontBase/binto your $PATH):
Be sure to include the ampersand ("&") at the end so that the task doesn't end with your terminal session.
If, however, you are running FrontBase on Windows NT, you can to the Service Manager and start
FBWebEnablershould have been installed as a service so that it would start on system startup.
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