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SQL Anywhere 10.0.1 » SQL Anywhere Server - Database Administration » Running the Database Server

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Starting the database server

The general form for the server command is as follows:

executable [ server-options ] [ database-file [ database-options ], ...]

If you supply no options and no database file, then on Windows operating systems a dialog appears, allowing you to Browse to your database file.

The elements of the database server command include the following:

In examples throughout this chapter where there are several options, they appear on separate lines for clarity, as they could be written in a configuration file. If you enter them directly at the command prompt, you must enter them all on one line.

Case sensitivity

Database and server options are generally case sensitive. You should enter all options in lowercase.

Listing available options
To list the database server options
  1. Open a command prompt.

  2. Enter the following command:

  3. dbeng10 -?

    Logging database server actions