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    Posted on March 10th, 2015 ashinn No comments

    This will seem like a really dumb post, but I scratched my head on this for a bit. I really wanted my Datadog storage dashboards to report mount point name vs. device names. I couldn’t really find much help within Datadog’s documentation either.

    After going down a few paths, I bumped into this in the datadog.conf:

    # Use mount points instead of volumes to track disk and fs metrics
    use_mount: no

    I changed that over to yes, and boom … problem solved!



    One response to “Making Datadog report mount points vs. device names”

    1. AKR

      Hi Mate,

      I think, there is nothing like Dumb. Either you know something or don’t.

      I was facing same issue and resolved just before saw your post LOL.

      Anyway thanks for this.

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