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Hiveary Monitoring Agent

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Hiveary Agent


Hiveary Agent by Hiveary, LLC <>
Version 1.0.0

Hiveary is an intelligent server monitoring solution that automatically finds anomalies.


Download the source code and run `python install`.

Configuration (Linux and OSX)

1. First ensure you have signed up for an account at [](
2. Grab your existing access token or generate a new one at [](
3. Set up _/etc/hiveary.conf_ with a json object containing your username and access_token, Ex:
`{"username": "ashketchum", "access_token": "ThatOauthTokenIJustGrabbed"}`
4. And thats it! All setup.

Configuration (Windows)

The recommended way to run on Windows is to use a prebuilt installer, available
from []( Otherwise follow these instructions to install from source.

1. Install [](pywin32.)
2. Ensure you have signed up for an account at
3. Grab your existing access token or generate a new one at [](
4. Create a Hiveary subfolder in the CommonAppDataFolder. On XP this should be _C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Hiveary_, and on Vista or higher it is _C:\ProgramData\Hiveary_.
4. Set up _hiveary.conf_ in the new subfolder with a json object containing your username and access_token, Ex:
`{"username": "ashketchum", "access_token": "ThatOauthTokenIJustGrabbed"}`
5. And thats it! All setup.


The agent is designed to run in the background as a daemon; however, running it
with no arguments will cause it to run in the foreground.
There are a number of flags to overide default behavior.

usage: hiveary-agent [-h] [-t ACCESS_TOKEN] [-s SERVER] [-c CONFIG_FILE] [-u]
[-d] [--disable_ssl_verify] [--amqp_server AMQP_SERVER]
[--ca_bundle CA_BUNDLE] [--username USERNAME]

positional arguments:

optional arguments:
-h, --help show this help message and exit
-t ACCESS_TOKEN, --access_token ACCESS_TOKEN
OAuth access token generated by the server.
-s SERVER, --server SERVER
-c CONFIG_FILE, --config_file CONFIG_FILE
Location of config file. (default: config.json)
-u, --update Store the passed values in the configuration file
-d, --debug Enable debug mode
--disable_ssl_verify Disable SSL certificate verification
--amqp_server AMQP_SERVER
Address of the AMQP server. Defaults to the subdomain
"amqp" of the server address (ie
--ca_bundle CA_BUNDLE
Location of the CA bundle for SSL verification. Has no
effect when combined with --disable_ssl_verify.
--username USERNAME

On Windows, the agent logs are located under the CommonAppDataFolder. For XP, the folder is _C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Hiveary\logs_, For Vista and higher, the folder is _C:\ProgramData\Hiveary\logs_
On OS X and Linux, the agent logs are located in _/var/log/hiveary_.

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