cstartend - cWnn Startup and Termination
- Startup of cserver
To start up cWnn, first, you need to start the cserver. Type the following
command at the C Shell prompt:
% cserver <CR>
The default path of cserver is "/usr/local/bin/cWnn4/". If the
user has not set this path, he can either set it and type the command
directly, or type the full pathname of cserver while executing this
cserver will only be started up once. You may confirm the existence of
cserver by using the "cwnnstat" command.
- Startup of client module, cuum
After starting cserver, the cWnn client module "cuum" may be
To start "cuum", type the following command at the C Shell prompt
of a Chinese window:
% cuum <CR>
To activate other input environments, you may use the "-r" option
of the "cuum" command together with the default path of that
environment. For example, to activate Pinyin input environment, do the
% cuum -r /usr/local/lib/wnn/zh_CN/rk_p <CR>
The default path for "cuum" is
"/usr/local/bin/cWnn4/". Many cuum's may be started at the same
time on different windows. Each of them will be registered as a client at
After a startup message, the client module, cuum, is ready to be used. To
enter the input mode, press ^\.
To leave the input mode, press ^\ again.
To confirm the existence of cuum, you may also use ^\.
- Termination of cuum
In order to terminate a client process, press ^D.
The cserver will save all the usage frequency files and dictionaries of the
particular client and terminate the connection between itself and that
- Termination of cserver
To terminate the cserver, type the following command:
% cwnnkill <CR>
If some other clients still exist, a message will be displayed. In this
case, you have to termiante all other client modules before you can
terminate the cserver.
- For details, refer to cWnn Manual Ver.4.1, Chapter 2.