THIS MODULE IS OBSOLETE. USE THE PYTHON ONE - IT SUPPORTS MULTIPLE JOBS AND IT IS MORE EFFICIENT
The plugin will monitor a squid server.
It will produce 4 charts:
- Squid Client Bandwidth in kbps
- Squid Client Requests in requests/sec
- Squid Server Bandwidth in kbps
- Squid Server Requests in requests/sec
The plugin will by itself detect squid servers running on localhost, on ports 3128 or 8080.
It will attempt to download URLs in the form:
If any succeeds, it will use this.
If you need to configure it by hand, create the file
/etc/netdata/squid.conf with the following variables:
squid_host=IPthe IP of the squid host
squid_port=PORTthe port the squid is listening
squid_url="URL"the URL with the statistics to be fetched from squid
squid_timeout=SECONDShow much time we should wait for squid to respond
squid_update_every=SECONDSthe frequency of the data collection
squid_host=127.0.0.1 squid_port=3128 squid_url="cache_object://127.0.0.1:3128/counters" squid_timeout=2 squid_update_every=5