Runs third party scripts and collects their output.

Scripts need to be +x and should output metrics in the form of

metric.path.a 1
metric.path.b 2
metric.path.c 3

They are not passed any arguments and if they return an error code, no metrics are collected.



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
scripts_path /etc/diamond/user_scripts/ Path to find the scripts to run str

Example Output

servers.hostname.example.1 42
servers.hostname.example.2 24
servers.hostname.example.3 12.1212