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cstartend - cWnn Startup and Termination
1. 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 command.
cserver will only be started up once. You may confirm the
existence of cserver by using the "cwnnstat" command.
2. 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 following:
% 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 the cserver.
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 ^\.
3. 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 client.
4. 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.
1. For details, refer to cWnn Manual Ver.4.1, Chapter 2.
13 May 1992 CSTARTEND( )