15.60. taler-merchant-wirewatch(1)

15.60.1. Name

taler-merchant-wirewatch - import bank transfers into Taler merchant backend

15.60.2. Synopsis

taler-merchant-wirewatch [-c FILENAME | –config=FILENAME] [-h | –help] [-L LOGLEVEL | –loglevel=LOGLEVEL] [-l FILENAME | –logfile=FILENAME] [-p | –persist] [-T USEC | –timetravelUSEC] [-t | –test] [-v | –version]

15.60.3. Description

taler-merchant-wirewatch is a command-line tool to import information about incoming bank transfers into a Taler merchant backend. This will allow the merchant backend to validate that the exchange paid the merchant correctly.

Its options are as follows:


Use the configuration and other resources for the merchant to operate from FILENAME.

-h | –help

Print short help on options.


Specifies the log level to use. Accepted values are: DEBUG, INFO, WARNING, ERROR.


Send logging output to FILENAME.

-p | –persist

Run in persist mode. Does not exit when the account configuration changes. Useful when not running under systemd.

-s SECTION | –section=SECTION

Configuration section to use. Default is taler-merchant-wirewatch. Needed if different processes are used to watch multiple bank accounts (for the same instance or different instances).

-T USEC | –timetravel=USEC

Modify the system time by USEC microseconds. USEC may be prefixed with + or - (e.g. -T +300). This option is intended for debugging/testing only.

-t | –test

Run in test mode. Only runs until the current list of bank transactions are all imported.

-v | –version

Print version information.

15.60.4. See Also

taler-merchant-httpd(1), taler.conf(5).

15.60.5. Bugs

Report bugs by using https://bugs.taler.net or by sending electronic mail to <taler@gnu.org>.