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eiskaltdcpp-daemon - simple daemon controllable via XMLRPC or JSONRPC

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eiskaltdcpp-daemon - simple daemon controllable via XMLRPC or JSONRPC


eiskaltdcpp-daemon -d
eiskaltdcpp-daemon <Key>


EiskaltDC++ is a cross-platform program that uses the Direct Connect and ADC protocol. It is compatible with other DC clients, such as the original DC from Neomodus, DC++ and derivatives. EiskaltDC++ also interoperates with all common DC hub software.


A summary of options is included below.
Run program as daemon
Verbose mode
Debug mode
Use syslog in daemon mode
-S <file>,--log=<file>"
Write daemon log to <file> (default: @config_dir@/Logs/daemon.log)
-P <port>,--port=<port>"
Set port for XMLRPC or JSONRPC (default: 3121)
-L <ip>,--ip=<ip>"
Set IP address for XMLRPC or JSONRPC (default:
-p file,--pidfile=<file>"
Write daemon process ID to <file>
-c dir,--confdir=<dir>"
Store config in <dir>
-l <dir>,--localdir=<dir>"
Store local data (cache, temp files) in <dir> (defaults is equal confdir)
-u <file>,--rpclog=<file>"
Write xmlrpc log to <file> (default: /tmp/eiskaltdcpp-daemon.xmlrpc.log)
-U <uripath>,--uripath=<uripath>"
Set UriPath for xmlrpc abyss server to <uripath> (default: /eiskaltdcpp)
-h, --help
Display help and exit
-V, --version
Show version information and exit


~/.config/eiskaltdc++/ or $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/eiskaltdc++/
Directory with user configuration files


Detail documentation about available XMLRPC and JSONRPC methods can be found in our wiki:


This program was written by EiskaltDC++ developers team (see file AUTHORS).
EiskaltDC++ homepage:


If you find a bug in EiskaltDC++ please report it here:
This manual page was written by Boris Pek <> for the Debian project (and may be used by others).
16 Jun 2013 Debian Sid