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CPF File

Modify the CPF file programmatically (create databases, define mappings, configure devices, and so on).

Background Information

The CPF file (Caché Parameter File) contains a set of parameters that affect how Caché operates. Caché reads and uses this file when it starts up. All but a few of the settings in this file are typically modified using the Management Portal. See “Introduction to the Caché Parameter File” in the Caché Parameter File Reference for more information about the Caché Parameter File.

Available Tools

Config package

Most of the classes in this package enable you to modify the CPF file. Classes in this package include:

Many of these classes are persistent and many provide class queries.

Availability: %SYS namespace.

Provides the following method:

  • GetCPFFileName()

Availability: All namespaces.