Here’s a very useful tutorial that often requires manual installation of the Azure agent on virtual machines that will be replicated by ASR (Azure Site Recovery). I’ll show you below a step-by-step guide, performing the installation on a Linux server with CentOS 7.5 distribution.
- Step 1:
Install Phyton to have all the necessary libraries present in the operating system:
- Step 2:
Download the WALinuxAgent agent through the url: https://github.com/Azure/WALinuxAgent/archive/master.zip:
- Step 3:
Unzip the “master.zip” file:
- Step 4:
Enter the WALinuxAgent-master folder and perform the installation in elevated mode, through SUDO:
That’s it guys, super simple and very useful.
Link to GitHUB repository: https://github.com/Azure/WALinuxAgent