RailControl can be started from Windows-Explorer, from a Linux-Explorer or from the command line terminal.

If RailControl is started from the command line there are some options available:

  --config=ConfigFile Read config file with file name ConfigFile (default ConfigFile: railcontrol.conf)
-d --daemonize Daemonize RailControl. Implies -s.
  --logfile=LogFile Write a logfile to file LogFile (default LogFile: railcontrol.log). If no logfile is required LogFile has to be empty.
-h --help Show help with argument descriptions
-s --silent Omit writing to console