The wazuh-monitord program monitors agent connectivity. In addition, it rotates and compresses internal logs daily or when they reach a certain configurable size.

-c <config>

Run using <config> as the configuration file.

Default value


-D <dir>

Chroot to <dir>

Default value



Run in debug mode. This option may be repeated to increase the verbosity of the debug messages.


Run in the foreground.

-g <group>

Run as a group.


Display the help message.


Disable agent monitoring.


Test configuration.

-u <user>

Run as a specific user.

Default value


-w <sec>

Time in seconds to wait before rotating logs and alerts.


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