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Plugin: freebsd.plugin Module: getmntinfo


Collect information per mount point.

The plugin calls getmntinfo function to collect necessary data.

This collector is supported on all platforms.

This collector supports collecting metrics from multiple instances of this integration, including remote instances.

Default Behavior


This integration doesn't support auto-detection.


The default configuration for this integration does not impose any limits on data collection.

Performance Impact

The default configuration for this integration is not expected to impose a significant performance impact on the system.


Metrics grouped by scope.

The scope defines the instance that the metric belongs to. An instance is uniquely identified by a set of labels.

Per mount point

These metrics show detailss about mount point usages.

This scope has no labels.


disk.spaceavail, used, reserved_for_rootGiB
disk.inodesavail, used, reserved_for_rootinodes


The following alerts are available:

Alert nameOn metricDescription
disk_space_usage disk.spacedisk ${label:mount_point} space utilization
disk_inode_usage disk.inodesdisk ${label:mount_point} inode utilization



No action required.



The configuration file name for this integration is netdata.conf. Configuration for this specific integration is located in the [plugin:freebsd:getmntinfo] section within that file.

The file format is a modified INI syntax. The general structure is:

option1 = some value
option2 = some other value

option3 = some third value

You can edit the configuration file using the edit-config script from the Netdata config directory.

cd /etc/netdata 2>/dev/null || cd /opt/netdata/etc/netdata
sudo ./edit-config netdata.conf


Config options
enable new mount points detected at runtimeCheeck new mount points during runtime.autono
space usage for all disksEnable or disable space usage for all disks metric.autono
inodes usage for all disksEnable or disable inodes usage for all disks metric.autono
exclude space metrics on pathsDo not show metrics for listed paths./proc/*no
exclude space metrics on filesystemsDo not monitor listed filesystems.autofs procfs subfs devfs noneno


There are no configuration examples.

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