In addition to administering FileMaker Server using the FileMaker Server Admin Console, it’s also possible to administer the server using a command line tool called
fmsadmin tool is installed along with FileMaker Server itself and can be used to administer instances of FileMaker Server running on the same machine.
fmsadmin tool behaves like any other command line utility or tool in the Mac OS X or Windows operating systems. It can be invoked directly from the command line (Mac OS X Terminal, Windows Command Prompt). It can also be invoked from within any command line script, and as such can form part of a variety of automated ...