Agent Development


Due to changes in how authorization is handled, you will need to authorize agents running outside the platform (in Eclipse, PyCharm, etc.). This fix is only for local development of agents and should not be used on an actual deployment.

volttron-ctl auth add
domain []:
address []:
user_id []:
capabilities (delimit multiple entries with comma) []:
roles (delimit multiple entries with comma) []:
groups (delimit multiple entries with comma) []:
mechanism [CURVE]:
credentials []: /.*/
comments []:
enabled [True]:
added entry domain=None, address=None, mechanism='CURVE', credentials=u'/.*/', user_id='ff6fea8e-53bd-4506-8237-fbb718aca70d'