The folders plugin allows user, through the configuration file, to monitor size of a predefined folders list.
If the size cannot be computed, a
'?' (non-existing folder) or a
'!' (permission denied) is displayed.
Each item is defined by:
path: absolute path to monitor (mandatory)
careful: optional careful threshold (in MB)
warning: optional warning threshold (in MB)
critical: optional critical threshold (in MB)
refresh: interval in second between two refresh (default is 30 seconds)
10 items can be defined.
For example, if you want to monitor the
/tmp folder every minute,
the following definition should do the job:
[folders] folder_1_path=/tmp folder_1_careful=2500 folder_1_warning=3000 folder_1_critical=3500 folder_1_refresh=60
In client/server mode, the list is defined on the
Do NOT define folders containing lot of files and subfolders or use an huge refresh time…