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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.



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


Name Description Default Required
enable new mount points detected at runtime Cheeck new mount points during runtime. auto False
space usage for all disks Enable or disable space usage for all disks metric. auto False
inodes usage for all disks Enable or disable inodes usage for all disks metric. auto False
exclude space metrics on paths Do not show metrics for listed paths. /proc/* False
exclude space metrics on filesystems Do not monitor listed filesystems. autofs procfs subfs devfs none False


There are no configuration examples.


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.


Metric Dimensions Unit avail, used, reserved_for_root GiB
disk.inodes avail, used, reserved_for_root inodes


The following alerts are available:

Alert name On metric Description
disk_space_usage disk ${label:mount_point} space utilization
disk_inode_usage disk.inodes disk ${label:mount_point} inode utilization

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