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image0 Uptime collectd Plugin

Metadata associated with the Tail collectd plugin can be found here. The relevant code for the plugin can be found here.

DESCRIPTION

From collectdwiki

The Uptime plugin keeps track of the system uptime, providing informations such as the average running time or the maximum reached uptime over a certain period of time. It can be useful especially on Linux based routers/firewalls.

REQUIREMENTS AND DEPENDENCIES

This plugin requires:

Software Version
collectd 4.7+

INSTALLATION

If you are using the new Smart Agent, see the docs for thecollectd/uptimemonitor for more information. The configuration documentation below may be helpful as well, but consult the Smart Agent repo’s docs for the exact schema.

Installation and initial configuration options are available as part of the SignalFx collectdagent.

CONFIGURATION

There are no configuration options for this plugin.

USAGE

This plugin provide the time that an individual host has been up since last boot.

METRICS

Below is a list of all metrics.

Metric Name Brief Type
uptime Seconds since system boot gauge

uptime

gauge

How many seconds since system boot

This metric is useful to monitor system restarts.