Installing Connhex Edge
Every device equipped with Connhex Edge needs to be associated with a unique license. To get one, contact us at email@example.com.
Clean up previous installations
This clean-up step is needed only if you're trying to re-configure a device in which Connhex Edge was previously installed.
- Go to
- Remove these two files:
export.toml. Those are automatically created by Connhex Edge and synced with Connhex.
- Remove the file
Download and installation
Connhex Edge is distributed through two
.deb packages. Download those with the following commands
Install the packages with:
sudo dpkg -i connhex-edge-agent_1.1.0_linux_armv7.deb
sudo dpkg -i connhex-edge-export_1.0.1_linux_armv7.deb
Go to your Connhex Control instance and create a new Edge, then download its agent.env configuration file.
Replace the - empty - agent file in
/opt/connhex/configs/agent.env with the one you just downloaded.
Start Connhex Edge
To start Connhex Edge the first time you can either execute these commands in the following order:
To make sure the previous script was executed properly, check the existence of
or reboot the device.
This allows Connhex Edge to retrieve the device configuration from the Connhex instance: from now on, Connhex Edge will automatically start its execution as soon as the device boots.