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

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