For licenses with a large number of users, it can be helpful to track the number of active SmartGit users over time. For this purpose, SmartGit can optionally access ("ping") a configurable URL which can be used to collect these user statistics on the server side. This requires customer-specific configuration because in different companies different means define a person (user), e.g. by a user-specific unique environment variable value. A simple implementation on the server-side would just be a virtual host logging to a separate access log file. The resulting log files can be analyzed, e.g. using
By default, SmartGit will look for a "default" license file the installation default directory. You can use this system property to change the location for the default license file.
To have SmartGit take the default license from
Enables the license user tracking feature and specifies the URL (template) which SmartGit will connect to on startup and once per day. The template is basically a URL for which following keywords will be replaced: