Procedure for Changing CA WA Agent Name

Document ID : KB000072679
Last Modified Date : 08/03/2018
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What is the procedure for changing an agent name?
All Supported Windows OS
All Supported Linux OS
You can change the agent name in the agenparm.txt and the machine definition.

example in the agenparm.txt file:
# Agent name
agentname=WA_AGENT   <====== Change agent name here

example of the machine definition:

insert_machine: (machine_name)
type: a
factor: 1.00
port: 7520
node_name: ORA-f9119
agent_name: WA_AGENT  <===== Change agent name here
encryption_type: DEFAULT
opsys: windows
character_code: ASCII

Note: if you change the directory name of the agent (example default of WA_AGENT), this will affect the startup scripts