Starting z/OS agents from the z/OS UNIX command line
The z/OS agent can be started from ISPF as a started task or from the z/OS UNIX command line. To start an agent from ISPF as a started task refer to Starting agents. To start the z/OS agent from the z/OS UNIX command line, follow this procedure.
- Login to the z/OS UNIX shell using the TSO OMVS command or by using a TELNET client.
- Go to the agent_install_dir/bin directory.
Run the following script:
./agent startTo stop the agent, run the following script from the same directory: