The JobScheduler can be controlled by other applications, e.g. jobs can be started. The commands are specified in XML syntax..
The XML command can be transferred to the JobScheduler via the following protocols

  • HTTP
  • TCP
  • UDP
  • Command Line Option

Examples for using the command line option:

  • Status Commands
    • jobscheduler.cmd command "<?xml version='1.0' encoding='iso-8859-1'?><show_state />"
    • jobscheduler.cmd command "<show_state/>"
  • Adding Orders
    • jobscheduler.cmd command "<add_order job_chain='sos/examples/JobChain_I/job_chain_I' at='now'/>"

More information on available XML commands can be found here: XML command list