» Command: agent

The agent command is the heart of Nomad: it runs the agent that handles client or server functionality, including exposing interfaces for client consumption and running jobs.

Due to the power and flexibility of this command, the Nomad agent is documented in its own section. See the Nomad Agent guide and the Configuration documentation section for more information on how to use this command and the options it has.

» Command-line Options

A subset of the available Nomad agent configuration can optionally be passed in via CLI arguments. The agent command accepts the following arguments: