Uses /proc/net/sockstat to collect data on number of open sockets


  • /proc/net/sockstat


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.sockets.tcp_alloc 13
servers.hostname.sockets.tcp_inuse 61
servers.hostname.sockets.tcp_mem 1
servers.hostname.sockets.tcp_orphan 0
servers.hostname.sockets.tcp_tw 1
servers.hostname.sockets.udp_inuse 6
servers.hostname.sockets.udp_mem 0
servers.hostname.sockets.used 118