[collectd] volume plugin

Marc Fournier marc.fournier at camptocamp.com
Fri Apr 5 15:00:19 CEST 2013


Excerpts from Chad Malfait's message of 2013-03-31 23:48:03 +0200:
> I was looking for a plugin to gather volume (lvm) metrics, and couldn't
> seem to find one.  
> I have since written one using lvm2app and it appears to work fine.  I am
> basically just gathering the volumegroup name and available free space in
> the volume.  I was thinking this may be something that i could push
> upstream for the community to take a look at?

Oh, great idea ! I could definitely make use of such a plugin :-)

> I was curious if someone could point me in the right direction on how to
> contribute to collectd?

If you have a github account, fork https://github.com/collectd/collectd,
commit your patch in a topic branch based on the master branch, and send a
pull request.

You can also just send your patch to the mailing-list using
git-format-patch and git-send-email.


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