You initiate the agent launcher and agent life cycle commands with the hq-agent.sh script in the AgentHome/bin directory.
About this task
- Open a command shell or terminal window.
- Type the required command using the format sh hq-agent.sh command where
commandis one of the following.
Starts the agent as a daemon process.
Stops the agent's JVM process.
Stops and then starts the agent's JVM process.
Queries the status of the agent's JVM process..
Runs a thread dump for the agent process, and writes the results to the agent.log file in AgentHome/log .
Pings the agent process.
Causes the vRealize Hyperic agent to prompt you for the agent-server connection properties, enabling you to change values that were provided at first agent startup.