DupScout Server Command Line Utility

In addition to the web-based management interface, DupScout Server provides a command line utility allowing one to control one or more DupScout Servers locally or via the network. The DupScout command line utility is located in the <ProductDir>/bin directory.

DupScout Server Command Line Syntax:

dupscout -server_show_commands

Shows duplicate files search commands configured in DupScout Server.

dupscout -server_start_command <Command Name>

Starts the specified duplicate files search command.

dupscout -server_stop_command <Command Name>

Stops the specified duplicate files search command.

dupscout -server_command_status <Command Name>

Shows the current status of a duplicate files search command.

dupscout -server_command_errors <Command Name>

Shows process errors for a duplicate files search command.

dupscout -server_delete_command <Command Name>

Deletes the specified duplicate files search command.

dupscout -server_export_reports -reports_dir <Directory>

Exports duplicate files reports to the specified directory.

dupscout -server_import_reports -reports_dir <Directory>

Imports duplicate files reports from the specified directory.

dupscout -server_status

Shows the current DupScout Server status.

dupscout -server_debug_log

Shows the DupScout Server debug log.

dupscout -v

Shows the product major version, minor version, revision and build date.

dupscout -help

This command shows the command line usage information.

Options:

-host <Host Name>

Specifies the host name or an IP address of DupScout Server to connect to. If not specified, the command line utility will connect to the local host.

-port <Port Number>

Specifies the TCP/IP port to connect to. If not specified, the command line utility will connect to the default DupScout Server TCP/IP port 9126.

-user <User Name>

Specifies a user name to login to DupScout Server. If not specified, the command line utility will login using the default 'admin' user name.

-password <Password>

Specifies a password to login to DupScout Server. If not specified, the command line utility will login using the default 'admin' password.