mackerel-agent is a piece of software which is installed on your hosts to collect metrics and events and send them to Mackerel where they can be visualized and monitored.
mackerel-agent executes the following tasks in the foreground:
- registering your hosts with Mackerel
- collecting specs and metrics from your hosts and posting them to Mackerel
Your hosts' information will be viewable on Mackerel.
As of now, mackerel-agent is officially supported to run on Amazon Linux, CentOS 5/6/7, Ubuntu 12.04LTS/14.04LTS, Debian 6/7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 and later 32-bit/64-bit environments.
Build and Run the mackerel-agent.
make build make run
apikey will be required in order to run the agent.
An organization must first be created in Mackerel, then the
apikey can be configured in
The following commands can be used instead of
go get -d github.com/mackerelio/mackerel-agent go build -o build/mackerel-agent \ -ldflags="\ -X github.com/mackerelio/mackerel-agent/version.GITCOMMIT `git rev-parse --short HEAD` \ -X github.com/mackerelio/mackerel-agent/version.VERSION `git describe --tags --abbrev=0 | sed 's/^v//' | sed 's/\+.*$$//'` " \ github.com/mackerelio/mackerel-agent ./build/mackerel-agent -conf=mackerel-agent.conf
To build on Windows use the command
To run on Windows use the command
Test mackerel-agent to confirm it's working properly.
The agent will collect information about the host on which it has been installed.
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