SMC overview

Data in the Synergy Method Catalog is used to create JAR files for use with xfNetLink Java and assemblies for use with xfNetLink .NET. In addition, SMC data is used by xfServerPlus to do the following:

SMC files

The SMC consists of the files cdt.is? and cmpdt.is?. You cannot change these filenames, but you can create additional SMCs in separate directories if desired. (See Defining multiple Synergy Method Catalogs.)

The SMC files must be located on the machine running xfServerPlus.

A default SMC is installed with xfServerPlus in the DBLDIR directory. It contains methods used by the test programs, as well as entries for XFPL_LOG and XFPL_REGCLEANUP.

Populating the SMC

There are two ways to populate the SMC with data about your routines: