R-Studio Agent for Linux

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You need to have the root privileges to run R-Studio Agent for Linux.

Unlike R-Studio Agent for Windows and R-Studio Agent for Mac, R-Studio Agent for Linux is a console application and should be run in the Terminal. You also need to mark it as an executable before start.

When it is started for the first time, R-Studio Agent for Linux asks for its configuration.

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R-Studio Agent for Linux Configuration dialog box

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Don't pay much attention to the warning about "unregistered demo version". If necessary, you'll be able to register R-Studio Agent for Linux through R-Studio.

You may see the current configuration by starting R-Studio Agent for Linux with the command rsagent --show_config .

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R-Studio Agent for Linux Configuration dialog box

You may change the current configuration by starting R-Studio Agent for Linux with the command rsagent --configure .

Connecting from R-Studio Agent for Linux to R-Studio.

To establish a connection from R-Studio Agent for Linux to R-Studio,

1Run the R-Studio Agent for Linux and press Enter
2Enter the necessary information
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Connect to R-Studio dialog box

>R-Studio Agent for Linux will connect to the computer where R-Studio is running and it will show the hard drive and logical disk structure of the remote computer.

It can be processed the same way as that on a local computer.