Howtos - Run D-LAN as a deamon¶
The current version (1.1) doesn't have a
init.d script. Despite this, it is easy to launch a detached instance of D-LAN without using tools like screen.
After installing D-LAN you can use this command to register it as a service:
sudo d-lan-core -i [account] [password]
Where account and password are optional parameters.
Then you can run d-lan by just typing:
You can stop it with
d-lan-core -t and know its status with
To remotely control the core with D-LAN.GUI you have to define a password with the following command. The core must be stopped.
d-lan-core --pass <a password>
After D-LAN installation is complete, go to
Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Services. Open the properties of D-LAN Core and set the Startup type from Manual to Automatic.