Start Sentinel

Windows non-service mode:

Navigate to the Sentinel installation directory and enter the command: startserver.bat

The Sentinel server console (or the sentinel.log file if the console is redirected to a file) displays the following message: "[STARTED] FrontEnd server"

Windows service mode:

You can configure Sentinel to run as a Windows service. This causes the server to start and stop with the computer.

If you need to start the Sentinel server with Windows running:

  1. From the desktop Start menu , select Settings > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Services.
  2. Windows displays the Services window.
  3. Scroll down the Services list and right-click the Sentinel service.
  4. From the context menu, select Start.

UNIX:

Navigate to the Sentinel installation directory and enter the command: ./startserver &

The Sentinel server console (or the sentinel.log file if the console is redirected to a file) displays the following message: "[STARTED] FrontEnd server"

More information

For detailed Sentinel startup and login information, see the Sentinel Installation Guide, available at https://support.axway.com.

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