If you monitor a remote HTTP server, it is useful to configure the HTTP request header for agent HTTP requests.
http.useragent property defines the value for the
User-Agent request header in HTTP requests issued by the vRealize Hyperic agent.
By default, the
User-Agent in agent requests includes the vRealize Hyperic agent version, and so changes when the agent is upgraded. Therefore, if a target HTTP server is configured to block requests with an unknown
User-Agent, agent requests fail following an agent upgrade.
You can use
http.useragent to define a
User-Agent value that is consistent across upgrades.
The agent.properties file does not contain this property by default. You must add it to the file.
The default is
Hyperic-HQ-Agent/Version For example,