pmdaredis(1) — Linux manual page


PMDAREDIS(1)             General Commands Manual            PMDAREDIS(1)

NAME         top

       pmdaredis - Redis performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

DESCRIPTION         top

       This PMDA extracts performance data from sending the INFO command
       to a Redis ( server, which includes:

       • General information about the Redis server

       • Client connections

       • Memory consumption

       • Persistence statistics

       • Replication statistics

       • CPU consumption statistics

       • Redis command statistics

       • Redis Cluster statistics

       • Database related statistics

       The hostname (localhost), port (6379 by default) and other
       configuration information must be specified in the
       $PCP_PMDAS_DIR/redis/redis.conf file.

           # cd $PCP_PMDAS_DIR/redis
           # [ edit redis.conf ]

       To uninstall, the following must be done as root:

           # cd $PCP_PMDAS_DIR/redis
           # ./Remove

       Once this is setup, you can access the names and values for the
       redis performance metrics by doing the following as root:

           # cd $PCP_PMDAS_DIR/redis
           # ./Install

       To uninstall, the following must be done as root:

           # cd $PCP_PMDAS_DIR/redis
           # ./Remove

       pmdaredis is launched by pmcd(1) and should never be executed
       directly. The Install and Remove scripts notify pmcd(1) when the
       agent is installed or removed.

FILES         top

           mandatory configuration file listing monitored redis

           installation script for the pmdaredis agent

           undo installation script for the pmdaredis agent

           default log file for error messages from pmdaredis


       Environment variables with the prefix PCP_ are used to
       parameterize the file and directory names used by PCP. On each
       installation, the file /etc/pcp.conf contains the local values
       for these variables.  The $PCP_CONF variable may be used to
       specify an alternative configuration file, as described in

SEE ALSO         top

       PCPIntro(1) and pmcd(1).

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