Uses /proc/loadavg to collect data on load average


  • /proc/loadavg


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
simple False Only collect the 1 minute load average str

Example Output

servers.hostname.loadavg.01 (0.12, 2)
servers.hostname.loadavg.01_normalized (0.06, 2)
servers.hostname.loadavg.05 (0.23, 2)
servers.hostname.loadavg.05_normalized (0.115, 2)
servers.hostname.loadavg.15 (0.34, 2)
servers.hostname.loadavg.15_normalized (0.17, 2)
servers.hostname.loadavg.processes_running 1
servers.hostname.loadavg.processes_total 235