GGATED(8) MidnightBSD System Manager’s Manual GGATED(8)

NAME

ggated — GEOM Gate network daemon

SYNOPSIS

ggated [−h] [−n] [−v] [−a address] [−p port] [−R rcvbuf] [−S sndbuf] [exports file]

DESCRIPTION

The ggated utility is a network server for GEOM Gate class. It runs on a server machine to service GEOM Gate requests from workers placed on a client machine. Keep in mind, that connection between ggatec(8) and ggated is not encrypted.

Available options:

−a address

Specifies an IP address to bind to.

−h

Print available options.

−n

Do not use TCP_NODELAY option on TCP sockets.

−p port

Port on which ggated listens for connection. Default is 3080.

−R rcvbuf

Size of receive buffer to use. Default is 131072 (128kB).

−S sndbuf

Size of send buffer to use. Default is 131072 (128kB).

−v

Do not fork, run in foreground and print debug informations on standard output.

exports file

An alternate location for the exports file.

The format of an exports file is as follows:

1.2.3.4 RO /dev/acd0

1.2.3.0/24

RW

/tmp/test.img

hostname

WO

/tmp/image

EXIT STATUS

Exit status is 0 on success, or 1 if the command fails. To get details about the failure, ggated should be called with the −v option.

EXAMPLES

Export CD-ROM device and a file:

# echo "1.2.3.0/24 RO /dev/acd0" > /etc/gg.exports
# echo "client RW /image" >> /etc/gg.exports
# ggated

SEE ALSO

geom(4), ggatec(8), ggatel(8)

AUTHORS

The ggated utility as well as this manual page was written by Pawel Jakub Dawidek 〈pjd@FreeBSD.org〉.

MidnightBSD 0.3 April 29, 2004 MidnightBSD 0.3