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1 .\" hey, Emacs: -*- nroff -*-
2 .\" cherokee is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
3 .\" it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
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15 .TH Cherokee 1 "August 04, 2008"
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16 .\" Please update the above date whenever this man page is modified.
17 .\"
18 .\" Some roff macros, for reference:
19 .\" .nh disable hyphenation
20 .\" .hy enable hyphenation
21 .\" .ad l left justify
22 .\" .ad b justify to both left and right margins (default)
23 .\" .nf disable filling
24 .\" .fi enable filling
25 .\" .br insert line break
26 .\" .sp <n> insert n+1 empty lines
27 .\" for manpage-specific macros, see man(7)
28 .SH NAME
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29 cherokee \- Cherokee Web Server
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30 .SH SYNOPSIS
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31 .B cherokee [options]
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32 .SH DESCRIPTION
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33 \fBcherokee\fP is an extremely fast, flexible and embeddable web server.
34 .\" .PP
35 .\" It also...
36 .SH OPTIONS
37 This command will launch the Cherokee webserver. It accepts the
38 following options:
39 .TP 8
40 .B \-h, --help
41 Prints a brief help message and terminates execution
42 .TP 8
43 .B \-V, --version
44 Prints Cherokee's version and terminates execution
45 .TP 8
46 .B \-t, --test
47 Perform a sanity check on the configuration file. The server will not run.
48 .TP 8
49 .B \-d, --detach
50 Launches the server as a background process (default behaviour is to
51 stay attached to the controlling terminal).
52 .TP 8
53 .B \-C, --config=PATH
54 Specifies an alternative path for the configuration file to use instead
55 of the default cherokee.conf
56 .TP 8
57 .B \-p, --port=PORT
58 TCP port number to which the server will listen.
59 .TP 8
60 .B \-r, --documentroot=PATH
61 Launches a server exposing statically the specified directory. When
62 launched with \-r, the configuration file is ignored, and the Cherokee
63 instance runs with its default values.
64 .TP 8
65 .B \-i, --print
66 Print server technical information.
67 .SH SIGNALS
68 The following signals are supported by Cherokee:
69 .TP 8
70 \fBSIGHUP\fR, Restarts the server gracefully
71 .TP 8
72 \fBSIGUSR1\fR, Restarts the server closing all the opened connections
73 .TP 8
74 \fBSIGUSR2\fR, Reopens the log files
75 .TP 8
76 \fBSIGTERM\fR, Exits
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77 .SH BUGS
78 .SS Bug reports
79 I would appreciate hearing of any problems you have with Cherokee. I
80 would also like to hear from you if you have successfully used Cherokee,
81 especially if you are using it for a distribution.
82 .PP
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83 Report bugs to
84 .B http://bugs.cherokee-project.com
85 .PP
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86 There is a mailing list for discussion among Cherokee users and for
87 announcements of new and test versions. To join, send a message to
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88 cherokee-admin@cherokee-project.com with the line:
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89 .PP
90 .B subscribe cherokee
91 .PP
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92 in the body of the message. The submission address is cherokee@cherokee-project.com.
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93 .SH "SEE ALSO"
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94
95 Cherokee can be run also with the either this command or
96 \&\fIcherokee-worker\fR\|(1). This last option is discouraged if you
97 are not developing though.
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98 .
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99 Note that most of the systems, a startup/shutdown script such as
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100 /etc/init.d/cherokee is provided, and will probably be the most
101 convenient invocation method.
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102 .SH AUTHOR
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103 Alvaro Lopez Ortega <alvaro@alobbs.com>.
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