In this section we will have a look at the configuration and log files of dCache.
The dCache software is installed in various directories
according to the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard. All
configuration files can be found in
Log files of domains are by default stored in
More details about domains and cells can be found in Chapter 5, The Cell Package.
The most central component of a dCache instance is the
PoolManager cell. It reads additional configuration
information from the file
start-up. However, it is not necessary to restart the domain
when changing the file. We will see an example of this below.