Starting the agent
azk agent is the main service of
azk. Details of its features and functionality can be found here. For now it is important to know that running it is required for most of the
To ensure that the
azk agent is running, you must run the following command in the terminal:
$ azk agent start
The output should slightly vary according to the platform (Linux or Mac). But overall you should expect to see the message "Agent has been successfully started", and only then continue following this guide.
Important: Never run
azk agent startas a super user (not even using sudo), this can lead to an inconsistent state that can make the
azk agentcommand to not work.
An output sample for the command: