sends messages to a HylaFAX server process
telling it to install new values for one or more
These new values are maintained only for as long as that
server process executes; to setup long-lasting configuration
parameters the appropriate configuration file(s) must be
is especially useful for setting certain configuration parameters
that control the operation of HylaFAX server processes.
For example, by manipulating the
parameter of one or more
processes it is easy to dynamically reconfigure the order in which
HylaFAX will assign modems to outbound jobs.
is specified with the
will send messages to the central scheduler process,
process is to be contacted, the specified
must be the last component of the character special device
filename the modem is attached to.
for the list of configuration parameters that can be set with
The following options are available:
Direct messages to the
instead of the central scheduler process,
is an identifier derived from the name of
the modem's device file; for example
Use a spooling area other than
/var/spool/hylafax default spooling area
/var/spool/hylafax/FIFO fifo for contacting faxq
for a complete discussion of the structure and
content of the spooling area.