Terminal Launcher Extension

The terminal launcher extension allows you to view your Application Nodes and connect directly via SSH or PUTTY.

 

Note: The SSH launcher supports SSH on Windows and UNIX/Linux.

 

Prerequisites

 

Install node.js from nodejs.org.

 

Installation

 

    1. Extract the Terminal_Launcher.tar.gz.

       

    2. From the command prompt or terminal window, navigate to root directory or the extracted files and type the following command:

       

      node app.js
    3. Open a browser and go to: "localhost:8000"

       

    4. Enter the AppDynamics Controller Host name, such as "demo1.appdynamics.com".

       

    5. Enter Controller port number, such as "8080".

       

    6. Enter a valiad username, such as "admin@customer1".

       

    7. Enter the Controller user password, such as "adminPassword".

       

    8. Click to select the OS Type of the server running this application.

       

    9. If a gateway is required to ssh into a machine, click Yes to Enable Gateway Connection and then enter the parameters of the gateway.

       

    10. If the controller has SSL enabled and is being then set SSL Enabled to Yes.

       

    11. Check Yes for Remember Configuration if you want to save the data entered in a cookie.

       

      terminal.png

       

       

    12. Once logged in, expand list and click on a node.

       

      launcher_node_list_2.png

       

    13. In the following popup enter the user to SSH.

       

      terminal_2.png

       

    14. A terminal will be displayed on the browser to enable interaction with the machine.

       

      terminalOnBrowser.png

 

 

Support

 

For any questions or feature request, please contactAppDynamics Center of Excellence.

 

Version:

1.0

Compatibility:

3.6

Last Update:

05/28/2013