New Command Line Session Wizard

Opens the New Session wizard New Command Line Session wizard helps you create a new command line session. It is accessible from File > New > Command Line Session menu item. You can also run this wizard from context menu in Sessions View in Sessions tab, selecting New > Command Line Session.

Create a new GIS session page

Option Description Default value
Name Type in a name for the new session. <blank>
Session type Select new session target GIS version from the list. Smallworld GIS 4.0 or type selected in last wizard run.
Runtime Select a runtime for the new session. If no runtimes are specified for the given session type, create a new one using Runtimes... button. It will open Select Runtime dialog. First available runtime with the same target GIS version or Default.
Categories Gives the possibility to add a session to selected categories. <blank>

Creating a new GIS session Dialog

Specify the command line session's other settings page

Option Description Default value
Executable file Executable file used to launch session (a batch file, gis.exe or other) <blank>
Command line parameters Executable file command line parameters. <blank>
Working directory Executable file working directory. If left empty, Runtime directory is used by default. <blank>

Specifying the command line session settings Dialog

Assign session to Magik projects page

On this page you can select projects to which session will be assigned.

Action Description Default value
Select All Selects all projects from the list. -
Deselect All Deselects all projects from the list. -
Show All Projects When not checked, only projects with equal as the session target GIS version are shown in the list. Check it to display all projects. <unchecked>

Assigning session to projects

Related Concepts

Managing environment variables

Related Reference

File Menu Commands
Sessions View
Select Runtime Dialog