Configuration Variables

Some attributes of AcuServer can be controlled using ACUCOBOL-GTĀ® runtime configuration variables and AcuServer server configuration variables.

Runtime and server configuration variables are stored in separate plain-text files, located on their respective host machines. The content of these files is easily modified with the host system's standard text editor.

Each configuration variable entry consists of a single line in the file. Each entry starts with a keyword, followed by one or more spaces or tabs, and a value. Note that configuration file entries treat upper and lower case characters as equivalent, and hyphens and underscores as equivalent. A configuration variable definition might look like: