The NetstatCollector class collects metrics on number of connections in each state


  • /proc/net/tcp

Based on Ricardo Pascal's "netstat in <100 lines of code"


Setting Default Description Type
byte_unit byte Default numeric output(s) str
enabled False Enable collecting these metrics bool
measure_collector_time False Collect the collector run time in ms bool
metrics_blacklist None Regex to match metrics to block. Mutually exclusive with metrics_whitelist NoneType
metrics_whitelist None Regex to match metrics to transmit. Mutually exclusive with metrics_blacklist NoneType

Example Output

servers.hostname.netstat.LISTEN 9