Monitors one or more squid instances depending on configuration.
It produces following charts:
Client Bandwidth in kilobits/s
Client Requests in requests/s
Server Bandwidth in kilobits/s
Server Requests in requests/s
python.d/squid.conf configuration file using
edit-config from the Netdata config
directory, which is typically at
cd /etc/netdata # Replace this path with your Netdata config directory, if different
sudo ./edit-config python.d/squid.conf
priority : 50000
request : 'cache_object://localhost:3128/counters'
host : 'localhost'
port : 3128
Without any configuration module will try to autodetect where squid presents its
To troubleshoot issues with the
squid module, run the
python.d.plugin with the debug option enabled. The
output will give you the output of the data collection job or error messages on why the collector isn't working.
First, navigate to your plugins directory, usually they are located under
/usr/libexec/netdata/plugins.d/. If that's
not the case on your system, open
netdata.conf and look for the setting
plugins directory. Once you're in the
plugin's directory, switch to the
sudo su -s /bin/bash netdata
Now you can manually run the
squid module in debug mode:
./python.d.plugin squid debug trace
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