Qosium Probe installation package is provided as an ipk package to be managed with the opkg package manager.

1. Preparations #

First, sign in to your account and access your downloads page. Then download Qosium products for the target machine. The package is typically named as QosiumProbe_<version_details>.ipk, where the <version_details> part includes the Qosium Probe version and other delivery-specific identifiers.

2. Installation #

Installation happens through the opkg package manager. Transfer the install file to the device and run:

opkg install QosiumProbe_<version_details>.ipk

The installation procedure asks whether you want to set Qosium Probe as a background service (creates a procd init script to /etc/init.d/) or to be started manually. You can also set a unique Service ID for the Probe.

The installed Qosium Probe files can be found at /opt/QosiumProbe/.

2.1. Install from tarball #

If you wish to get the installer as a tarball file, the installation happens in the following way:

First, move the tarball file to the device and extract the compressed tar file:

tar -zxvf QosiumProbe_<version_details>.tar.gz

Then, go into the extracted directory by typing:

cd QosiumProbe

Run the install script with root privileges:


3. Uninstall #

Uninstallation happens with opkg:

opkg remove QosiumProbe

3.1. Uninstall with tarball installation #

If you installed Probe from a tar.gz file, the uninstall script is located in the same extracted folder where the was. To uninstall Qosium Probe, run the following in command line with root privileges: