This guide will outline the basic functionality of the Stackstate Agent. To install the agent follow the following commands
wget 'https://dl.bintray.com/stackstate-agent/stackstate-agent-deb-repo/pool/s/stackstate-agent/stackstate-agent_1.0.0.git.369.2e575e4-1_amd64.deb' dpkg -i stackstate-agent_1.0.0.git.369.2e575e4-1_amd64.deb
After this set the dd_url in stackstate.conf.example to the location where stackstate is installed e.g. ‘http://stackstate.mycompany.com:7070/stsAgent/’. After this the axample configution can be used as configuration.
cp /etc/sts-agent/stackstate.conf.example /etc/sts-agent/stackstate.conf
The process to upgrade from the previous version of the agent is to simply re-run the installation.
To manually start the Agent:
sudo /etc/init.d/stackstate-agent start
To stop the Agent:
sudo /etc/init.d/stackstate-agent stop
To restart the Agent and to reload the configuration files:
sudo /etc/init.d/stackstate-agent restart
To check if the Agent is running: (since 3.8.0)
sudo /etc/init.d/stackstate-agent status
To receive information about the Agent’s state:
sudo /etc/init.d/stackstate-agent info
Tracebacks for errors can be retrieved by setting the -v flag: (since 3.8.0)
sudo /etc/init.d/stackstate-agent info -v
The configuration file for the Agent is located at
Configuration files for integrations are located in
Try running the info command to see the state of the Agent.
Logs for the subsystems are in the following files:
If you’re still having trouble, our support team will be glad to provide further assistance. You can contact them in one of the following ways:
You can contact our Support Team via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.