Getting started with xfServer

There are four steps that you should take in preparation for using xfServer:

1. Install your client and server systems
2. Ensure TCP/IP communication

Use the synxfpng utility to ensure that your client and server systems are able to communicate via TCP/IP. See synxfpng utility.

3. Organize your data files

Make sure the data files you want the clients to share are located on the server and have the correct permissions.

4. Prepare your application

To prepare your application, do the following:

Restrictions

Note the restrictions for the following statements and subroutines when used with xfServer.

See the SORT statement for more information about remote sorting.