How to install Remotix Agent on Linux

Installing from a repository

DEB and RPM packages can be installed from our repository. For a guide on installation, check linux.remotix.com.

Installing from a package

We provide different types of Remotix for Linux installation packages to ease the process of installing.

Installing Remotix Agent to a Debian-Based Distribution

There is a .deb self-installing package for Ubuntu, Debian and other Debian-based Linux distributions. To get one, go to Remotix Agent for Linux (.deb) download page. Once downloaded, open the package to install it; or open console and execute this:
sudo dpkg -i <package path>.

When installed, Remotix Agent will appear in the Start menu and become available from the console by remotixagent --gui command.

Installing Remotix QC to an RPM-Based Distribution

We also made a package for Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Fedora and CentOS distributions. To get one, go to Remotix Agent for Linux (.rpm) download page. Once downloaded, open console and execute this:
sudo rpm -i <package path>.

When installed, Remotix Agent will appear in the Start menu and become available from console by remotixagent --gui command.

Installing Remotix Agent to Raspbian

There is also a separate package for Raspberry Pi-based systems. Currently, the Agent runs smoothly on Raspberry Pi 3 and 4 with Raspbian Buster. To get an installation package, go to Remotix Agent for Raspberry download page. Once downloaded, open the package to install it; or open console and execute this:
sudo dpkg -i <package path>.

When installed, Remotix Agent will appear in the Start menu and become available from the console by remotixagent --gui command.

Troubleshooting

If Remotix Agent fails to start with an error 'Failed to connect to daemon in time', run this command: sudo service remotixagent start or reboot your machine.