Collecting connections tracking statistics from nf_conntrack/ip_conntrack kernel module.


  • nf_conntrack/ip_conntrack kernel module


Setting Default Description Type
byte_unit byte Default numeric output(s) str
dir /proc/sys/net/ipv4/netfilter,/proc/sys/net/netfilter Directories with files of interest, comma seperated str
enabled False Enable collecting these metrics bool
files ip_conntrack_count,ip_conntrack_max,nf_conntrack_count,nf_conntrack_max List of files to collect statistics from str
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.conntrack.ip_conntrack_count 33.0
servers.hostname.conntrack.ip_conntrack_max 36.0