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System settings
Settings
XPath
Set Temp Dir
Parameter to set temporary directory that is used by Symantec Protection Engine for scanning purposes.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/TempDir​/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • Valid directory path. Ensure the directory exists and do not enclose the directory path with semicolon.
Default values
Windows: C:\Program Files\Symantec\Scan Engine\temp\
Linux: /opt/SYMCScan/temp
Set Min Threads
Parameter to configure minimum number of available threads for scanning box.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/MinThreads/​@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • 0 to 512.
Default value: Depends on the number of cores of the processor.
Set MaxThreads
Parameter to configure maximum number of available threads for scanning box.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/MaxThreads/​@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • 1 to 512
Default value: Depends on the number of cores of the processor.
Set Grow Thread Count By
By using this parameter, Symantec Protection Engine thread counts grows by the configured value.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/GrowThreadCount/​@value configuration.xml
Allowed values 0 to 16
Default value: 4
Set Shrink Thread Count
By using this parameter, Symantec Protection Engine thread counts shrinks by the configured value.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/ShrinkThreadCount​/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • 0 to 16
Default value: 2
Enable Busy Request Count
The number of queued requests to be processed by scanning threads, which triggers the creation of more scanning threads.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/BusyRequestCount​/@value configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • Any unsigned integer
Default value: 4
Enable Idle Thread Count
The number of idle scanning threads, which triggers the removal of scanning threads.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/IdleThreadCount​/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • 0 to 16
Default value: 6
Enable Seconds Between Checks
The number of seconds between evaluations of the thread pool activity.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/SecondsBetween​Checks/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • Value in seconds
Default value: 5
Specify Install Dir
Parameter to configure Symantec Protection Engine installation directory.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/InstallDir/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • Valid and existing installation directory
Default values
Windows: C:\Program Files\Symantec\Scan Engine\
Linux: /opt/SYMCScan/bin
Load Maximum Queued Clients
Parameter to specify the maximum number of queued requests.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/LoadMaximum​QueuedClients/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • 0 to 65535
Default value: 100
Configure the security notice content
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/securitynotice​/@content <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • Any string
Default value: None
Enable Symantec Protection Engine to display a custom security notice to all users before they log in
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/securitynotice​/@display<value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • true
  • false
Default value: false
Configure to display summary data on UI home page since last restart or installation
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/ActivitySummaryData​/@DisplaySpan <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • 0
    Displays the summary data since the last restart.
  • 1
    Displays the summary data since the installation.
Default value: 0
Set Socket Time Out
Parameter to set the time to send the file and receive the response from Symantec Protection Engine .
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/SocketTimeOut​/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • 0 to 4320 in minutes
Default value: 5
Enable Java UI
Enables the Core server with user interface feature
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/EnableJavaUI​/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • true
    Use this value if you want to use the Core server with user interface mode. This method requires JRE to be installed.
  • false
    Use this value if you want to use the Core server only mode. This method does not require JRE to be installed.
Default value: true
Admin settings
Setting
XPath
Specify the port number
The port number on which the Web-based console listens.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/admin​/port/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • Valid port number
Default value: 8004
Specify the SSL port number
The Secure Socket Layer (SSL) port number on which encrypted files are transmitted for increased security.
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/admin​/sslport/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • Valid port number
Default value: 8005
Specify the IP address
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/admin​/ip/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • Valid IP address
Default value: None
Specify the console timeout in seconds
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/admin​/timeout/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • 60 to 3600
Default value: 300
Specify the email address
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/admin​/emailid/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • Valid email address
Default value: None
Configure the authentication mode to access Symantec Protection Engine console
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/admin​/ADAuthenticationMode/@value <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • true
    Enables Windows Active Directory-based authentication mode.
  • false
    Enables Symantec Protection Engine-based authentication.
Default value: false
Specify the authorized group name to access Symantec Protection Engine console
xmlmodifier -s //configuration/Resources/System/admin​/ADAuthenticationMode/ActiveDirectoryDetails/@groupname <value> configuration.xml
Allowed values
  • Any valid domain and group name in the format
    domain\groupname
    .
Default value: None