On Unix, the server can run as a daemon or from the command line. On Windows, the server can run in a Command Prompt window, or you can use the SRVANY.EXE program from the Resource Kit to run it as a system service.

The server has these command-line options. The only required one is -homedir

The server configuration file is named "config.txt" and belongs in the home directory of the server. It consists of a series of name: value pairs. Here is a minimal single server configuration:

Here is a minimal server replication configuration:

Here are all the available options followed by an example of each: