Configuring an Ubuntu agent with Bamboo OnDemand

Any advice on how to setup Ubuntu on elastic cloud to use as a Bamboo agent? CentOS is not suitable for running our tests (QT library not available).

I've tried following a combination of the custom linux image guide here and this blog post, but I'm getting stuck with the Bamboo agent not starting up, and no messages in the system log.

Does the Bamboo agent produce any log files, and is there a way to run it manually to test if it's configured correctly?

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You can try run the agent manually to see if it works:
su -c /opt/bamboo-elastic-agent/bin/bamboo-elastic-agent - bamboo

Does it work?

Yes, running that worked OK. It looks like the problem was that my /etc/init.d/bamboo was referring just to "bamboo-elastic-agent" when starting the agent. Changing it to use the full path of "/opt/bamboo-elastic-agent/bin/bamboo-elastic-agent" seems to have fixed it.

The stock images add a script to /etc/profile.d/ that adds /opt/bamboo-elastic-agent/bin to the path.

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