Monitoring cache file usage with varnish 3

Gabriel Filion gabster at
Thu Jul 11 00:01:48 CEST 2013


bumping this to see if anyone can help.

any idea what I can use instead of sm_balloc for monitoring cache file?

if my message is confusing, I can point to more detailed information.

On 03/07/13 09:55 PM, Gabriel Filion wrote:
> I've recently upgraded a cluster's caching nodes to varnish 3, and saw
> that our graphs for the cache file usage were now giving no info anymore.
> from what I could see, that's because the value "sm_balloc" is just not
> there anymore in the output of varnishstat -1. unfortunately, I couldn't
> find a replacement for it for disk-based cache files.
> Is there a way to monitor usage and free space of the cache file with
> varnish 3?

Gabriel Filion

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