FIleMaker Server 14 error detection

Discussion created by jlm on Jun 30, 2016
Latest reply on Jun 30, 2016 by jlm

I have a FileMaker Server 14 crash that has as consequence users with spinning wheels and unable to work and users building up on the admin console.


I can't disconnect the users or solve this problem through the admin console.


I created a batch file where I kill the Java and FileMaker Server processes and then restart the FileMaker service.


What I need to know is if there is a way to detect the crash (no event created by FM until the number of users is exceeded) and thus run the batch file.


Maybe there is a plug in that analyses the strings (duplicate users) in the console?


Maybe a filemaker robot with system level scripts?


Until I find what is causing the crashes I must create a mechanism so that my client doesn't have to call me.