OMS Agent for Linux – v1.4.0-12

Chiyo OdikaAZURE, Linux, Microsoft Operations Management Suite, OMSLeave a Comment

Version 1.4.0-12 of the OMS Agent for Linux is now generally available. This update introduces a couple of new features and bug fixes.

New Features

  • Added support for journald log-driver for docker provider (10.0.0-25)
  • Added support for Docker Swarm Mode monitoring for docker provider (10.0.0-25)
  • Security Detection feature (Private Preview) is added to OMS Security and Audit Solution
  • Add –enable-opsmgr flag in omsagent bundle to open port 1270 for SCOM
  • Add option to enable SCOM server authentication
  • Install curl if it is not found on the host



  • Fix for security syslog format to support single digit dates
  • Zombie process fix for shell processes started by FluentD in_exec plugin
  • Security fixes: Removing world-writable permissions from files and folders
  • Change default to collect no performance counters

SOURCE: Github

Install OMS Agent for Linux – v1.4.0-12

For x86 Architecture (32-bit) systems:

cd ~

sha256sum ./
sudo bash --upgrade -w <WORKSPACE_ID> -s <SECRET_KEY>

For x64 Architecture (64-bit) systems:

cd ~

sha256sum ./
sudo bash --upgrade -w <WORKSPACE_ID> -s <SECRET_KEY>

Where WORKSPACE_ID Is the ID for your OMS workspace, and the SECRET_KEY is the relevant key for your OMS workspace.

To determine your OMS workspace ID and primary key:

  1. Sign into your OMS Workspace
  2. From the Overview page, click on Settings
  3. In the Settings page, click on Accounts -> Workspace Information.




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