Learn how to install the monitoring agent on a Cloud Server or a Virtual Server Cloud with a Linux operating system. The Monitoring Agent allows you to retrieve information about free disk space or what processes are running.
If you use a local firewall on the server, you must enable incoming connections for TCP port 5666 in this firewall.
To install the Monitoring Agent on your server, proceed as follows:
Log in to the Cloud Panel.
In the left menu, click Infrastructure > Servers.
Click DVD Drive.
Click Monitoring Agent.
Click Load DVD.
The DVD is being loaded. This process may take several minutes.
Log in to the server as an administrator. Instructions can be found here:
Connecting to Linux Server via SSH
Create the directory where you want to mount the DVD. To do this, enter the following command:
[root@localhost ~]# mkdir /mnt/dvd
The directory /mnt/dvd is being created.
To mount the DVD, type the following command:
[root@localhost ~]# mount -t auto /dev/cdrom /mnt/dvd
The DVD drive will mount.
To open the /mnt/dvd directory, enter the following command:
[root@localhost ~]# cd /mnt/dvd
The directory /mnt/dvd will open.
To install the Monitoring Agent, enter the following command:
[root@localhost ~]# ./install_monitoring_agent.sh
The Monitoring Agent will be installed.