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       gwd - Launches the GeneWeb Process


       gwd [ command-line switches ]


       gwd  launches the GeneWeb "daemon" process.  Once this is done, you can
       attach to it using a web browser to view your genealogical data.
       Connect to the GeneWeb process using a standard web browser  using  the
       where "base" is the name of the database file.
       GeneWeb  is coded in the functional language Objective CAML, and can be
       extended with byte-code or compiled code written in that language.

       The primary documentation of gwd is in the HTML , documentation,  which
       you  can find in the documentation directory (/usr/share/doc/geneweb on
       Debian systems).
       Please look there for complete and up-to-date documentation.

       GeneWeb Options

       -help   Show possible options and switches

       -hd <dir>
               Path to the ’lang’ directory

       -dd <dir>
               Path to the documentation directory

       -bd <dir>
               Path to the GeneWeb database.

       -wd <dir>
               Path to the socket communications (Windows) and access count.

       -cgi    Force cgi mode.

       -images_url <url>
               URL for GeneWeb images (default: gwd send them)

       -images_dir <url>
               Same than previous but directory name relative to current

       -a <ip> Select a specific  address  (default  =  any  address  of  this

       -p <number>
               Select a port number (default = 2317); > 1024 for normal users.

               Display a link to local gwsetup in bottom of pages.

       -wizard <passwd>
               Set a wizard password: access to all dates and updating.

       -friend <passwd>
               Set a friend password: access to all dates.

       -wjf    Wizard just friend (permanently)

       -lang <lang>
               Set a default language (default: en).

       -blang <lang>
               Select the user browser language if any.

       -only <address>
               Only accept queries from IP address <address>.

       -auth <file>
               Authorization file to restrict  access.   The  file  must  hold
               lines of the form "user:password".

       -log <file>
               Redirect log trace to this file.

       -nolock Do not lock files before writing.

       -robot_xcl <cnt>,<sec>
               Exclude  connections  when  more  than  <cnt> requests in <sec>

       -login_tmout <sec>
               Login timeout for entries with passwords in CGI  mode  (default

       -redirect <addr>
               Send  a message to say that this service has been redirected to

               Print the failed passwords in log

       -max_clients <num>
               Max number of clients treated at the  same  time  (default:  no
               limit) (daemon only)

       -conn_tmout <sec>
               Connection timeout (default 120s; 0 means no limit)

       -daemon Unix daemon mode.


       Geneweb  is  free  software;  you  can redistribute it and/or modify it
       under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published  by  the
       Free  Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your
       option) any later version.

       Note : this copyright does not cover genealogic data bases generated by
       GeneWeb,  nor  the  use  of GeneWeb as Web site server or CGI - this is
       merely considered normal use of GeneWeb, and does not  fall  under  the
       the  heading  of  "derived  work".  Also  note  that  the  GPL above is
       copyrighted by the Free Software Foundation, but the instance  of  code
       that it refers to (the software GeneWeb) is copyrighted by INRIA.