By default IMSpector will read the file
/usr/etc/imspector/imspector.conf but this can be changed at runtime with the
-c /path/to/imspector.conf switch.
IMSpector will always fork into the background when started, unless it is running in debug mode with the
Note that the config file parser is fairly simplistic; all lines are of the form:
There is no requirement to quote the value, and it cannot be wrapped onto multiple lines. Comments using a
# can be included but only at the start of a line.
The following pages explain how to configure IMSpector. To get you started, an example configuration file is included in the IMSpector download.