Is there an easy way to test connectivity with Harvest remote agents?

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Description:

This document provides samples of command-line programs to test connectivity with Harvest remote agents.

Solution:

Various Harvest command line programs are available to verify Harvest remote agent connectivity.

Some samples:

  1. hexecp, this tool executes a program on the remote agent host via the remote agent.
    Sample syntax for hexecp:
        hexecp -b <Broker Name> -m <Agent Host Name> -usr <Agent User Name> -pw <Agent User Password> -prg <Program to be executed> -syn
  2. hchdir, this tool prints out the contents of a directory on the remote agent via the remote agent).
    Sample syntax for hchdir:

     hchdir -b <Broker Name> -m <Agent Host Name> -usr <Agent User Name> -pw <Agent User Password> -pth <Directory Path on Agent>   

For more information on these tools, refer to Harvest Reference Guide - Chapter 2.