Sun Java System Access Manager Policy Agent 2.2 Release Notes

Using the agentadmin Program with J2EE Agents

The agentadmin program is a required tool for the 2.2 release of J2EE agents. The most basic of tasks, such as installation and uninstallation can only be performed with this program.

This section lists the tasks you can perform with this program. Moreover, this section lists the specific options you need to issue with the agentadmin command to accomplish each task:

Table 7 The agentadmin Command: Supported Options


Task Performed 


Installs a new agent instance 


Uninstalls an existing Agent instance 


Displays details of all the configured agents 


Displays details of the agent corresponding to the specified agent IDs 


Displays the version information 


Encrypts a given string 


Generates an Agent Encryption key 


Uninstalls all the agent instances 


Displays the usage message 


Displays a brief help message