oml2-proxycon - Control script for the oml2-proxy-server.




oml2-proxycon provides a local interface to control the oml2-proxy-server(1) status. The The oml2-proxy-server running on PROXY_HOST (e.g., localhost) listens for OML client connections on network port PROXY_PORT (3004 by default). The oml2-proxycon expects commands on its stdin, and forwards them to the proxy server.

This is particularly useful within an OMF-based experiment, where resources can be controlled through messages written on applications' standard input.


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