8.1.3 MySQL Enterprise Monitor Agent Options

To view all the options available for an unattended agent installation, invoke the agent installer file passing in the help option. The available options are detailed in the following table.

Table 8.2 MySQL Enterprise Monitor Agent Installer Options

FormatDescriptionRemoved
--agent-installtypeInstallation type for the agent, which can be "database" or "standalone". 
--agent_autocreateCreate an account on the monitored MySQL server to be used by the agent 
--agentpasswordPassword of the agent user for connecting to the monitored MySQL server 
--agentservicenameService name for the Agent 
--agentuserUsername of the agent for connecting to the monitored MySQL server 
--checkmysqlhostValidate the supplied MySQL hostname 
--createBackupCreate backup 
--debuglevelSet the debug information level 
--debugtraceFile for a debug trace of the installation 
--generalpasswordGeneral user password for the --generaluser 
--generaluserGeneral user username for the monitored MySQL server 
--helpDisplay the list of valid options 
--ignore-old-proxy-aggrWhether to ignore the Proxy and Aggregator while executing an upgrade.3.0.14
--installdirInstallation directory 
--installer-languageLanguage selection 
--limitedpasswordLimited user password for the --limiteduser 
--limiteduserLimited user username for the monitored MySQL server 
--managerhostHostname of IP address of the MySQL Enterprise Monitor server 
--managerportTCP/IP port of the MySQL Enterprise Monitor server 
--modeInstallation mode 
--mysql-identity-sourceMySQL instance identify definition 
--mysqlconnectiongroupSets the group for the provided MySQL connection 
--mysqlconnmethodConnection method to the monitored MySQL server 
--mysqlhostMySQL hostname/IP address 
--mysqlpasswordMySQL password for the monitored --mysqluser. 
--mysqlportTCP/IP port for the monitored MySQL server 
--mysqlsocketUnix socket/Named pipe for the monitored MySQL server 
--mysqluserMySQL Administrative username for the monitored MySQL server 
--optionfileInstallation option file 
--restartImmediatelyRestart Agent immediately after updating all files. 
--unattendedmodeuiUnattended mode user interface 
--versionDisplay the product information