[collectd] Interface Plugin: Do Wildcard matches work?

Giovanni Torres giovanni.torres at gmail.com
Wed Jun 17 18:18:35 CEST 2015

On Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 5:40 AM, Markus "Shorty" Uckelmann
<shorty at koeln.de> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I tried this Interface config in Collectd 5.4:
> <Plugin "interface">
>     Interface 'veth*'
>     IgnoreSelected true
> </Plugin>
> I want to exclude all devices beginning with veth. But this doens't work.
> Can the plugin even work with wildcards?

It works with a regex.  Try the following:

<Plugin interface>
    Interface "/^veth*/"
    IgnoreSelected true


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