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.

Executing the installer binary with --help will look similar to:

  

 --help                         Display the list of valid options

 --version                      Display product information

 --unattendedmodeui <unattendedmodeui> Unattended Mode UI
                                Default: none
                                Allowed: none minimal minimalWithDialogs

 --optionfile <optionfile>      Installation option file
                                Default:

 --debuglevel <debuglevel>      Debug information level of verbosity
                                Default: 2
                                Allowed: 0 1 2 3 4

 --mode <mode>                  Installation mode
                                Default: osx
                                Allowed: osx text unattended

 --debugtrace <debugtrace>      Debug filename
                                Default:

 --installer-language <installer-language> Language selection
                                Default: en
                                Allowed: en ja

 --installdir <installdir>      Installation directory
                                Default:

 --agentservicename <agentservicename> Agent Service Name
                                Default: mysql.agent

 --mysqlconnmethod <mysqlconnmethod>
                                Default: tcpip
                                Allowed: tcpip socket

 --agent_installtype <agent_installtype>
                                Default: database
                                Allowed: standalone database

 --use-external-glib <use-external-glib>
                                Default: 0

 --managerhost <managerhost>    Hostname or IP address
                                Default:

 --managerport <managerport>    Tomcat SSL Port
                                Default: 18443

 --agentuser <agentuser>        Agent Username
                                Default: agent

 --agentpassword <agentpassword> Agent Password
                                Default:

 --mysqlhost <mysqlhost>        MySQL hostname or IP address
                                Default: 127.0.0.1

 --checkmysqlhost <checkmysqlhost> Validate MySQL hostname or IP address
                                Default: yes

 --mysqlport <mysqlport>        MySQL Port
                                Default: 3306

 --mysqlsocket <mysqlsocket>    MySQL Socket
                                Default:

 --mysqluser <mysqluser>        Admin User
                                Default:

 --mysqlpassword <mysqlpassword> Password for mysql user
                                Default:

 --mysqlconnectiongroup <mysqlconnectiongroup> Monitor Group
                                Default:

 --agent_autocreate <agent_autocreate> Auto-Create Less Privileged Users
                                Default: 1

 --generaluser <generaluser>    General Username
                                Default:

 --generalpassword <generalpassword> General Password
                                Default:

 --limiteduser <limiteduser>    Limited Username
                                Default:

 --limitedpassword <limitedpassword> Limited Password
                                Default:

Table 8.2 MySQL Enterprise Monitor Agent Installer Options

FormatOption FileDescription
--agent-installtype Installation type for the agent, which can be "database" or "standalone".
--agent_autocreate Create an account on the monitored MySQL server to be used by the agent
--agentpassword Password of the agent user for connecting to the monitored MySQL server
--agentservicename Service name for the Agent
--agentuser Username of the agent for connecting to the monitored MySQL server
--checkmysqlhost Validate the supplied MySQL hostname
--createBackup Create backup
--debuglevel Set the debug information level
--debugtrace File for a debug trace of the installation
--generalpassword General user password for the --generaluser
--generaluser General user username for the monitored MySQL server
--help Display the list of valid options
--ignore-old-proxy-aggr Whether to ignore the Proxy and Aggregator while executing an upgrade.
--installdir Installation directory
--installer-language Language selection
--limitedpassword Limited user password for the --limiteduser
--limiteduser Limited user username for the monitored MySQL server
--managerhost Hostname of IP address of the MySQL Enterprise Monitor server
--managerport TCP/IP port of the MySQL Enterprise Monitor server
--mode Installation mode
--mysql-identity-source MySQL instance identify definition
--mysqlconnectiongroup Sets the group for the provided MySQL connection
--mysqlconnmethod Connection method to the monitored MySQL server
--mysqlhost MySQL hostname/IP address
--mysqlpassword MySQL password for the monitored --mysqluser.
--mysqlport TCP/IP port for the monitored MySQL server
--mysqlsocket Unix socket/Named pipe for the monitored MySQL server
--mysqluser MySQL Administrative username for the monitored MySQL server
--optionfile Installation option file
--restartImmediately Restart Agent immediately after updating all files.
--unattendedmodeui Unattended mode user interface
--version Display the product information