Deploy the New Samanage Agent on Mac OSX

Document created by Joseph Brown Employee on Jan 24, 2017
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Install Instructions:

1. Download the Samanage Mac OS/X Agent package

2. Double click to mount and open the volume if it's not mounted automatically (volume name is "Samanage Agent install")

3. Double click on the Samanage Agent install icon to launch the installer

4. Follow the on-screen instructions.

 

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5. Installation will complete and run an inventory scan for the first time. This stage may take several minutes to complete

6. Upon completion the installer returns with 'Install Succeeded' message

7. Click Close

8. You can unmount the samanage-agent volume by clicking 'Eject' or dragging its icon to the trash

Agent command line parameters:

To force a refresh of your Mac inventory, run the agent command manually:

 

  • In Mac: /Applications/SamanageAgent.app/Contents/Resources/agent/ruby/bin/ruby  /Applications/SamanageAgent.app/Contents/Resources/agent/src/mini_kernel/cmd.rb -f

 

Removal Instructions:

To remove from command line

/Applications/SamanageAgent.app/Contents/Resources/uninstaller.sh

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