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pcp-doc - Documentation and tutorial for the Performance Co-Pilot

Documentation and tutorial for the Performance Co-Pilot Performance Co-Pilot (PCP) provides a framework and services to support system-level performance monitoring and performance management.
The pcp-doc package provides useful information on using and configuring the Performance Co-Pilot (PCP) toolkit for system level performance management. It includes tutorials, HOWTOs, and other detailed documentation about the internals of core PCP utilities and daemons, and the PCP graphical tools.
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Homepagehttps://pcp.io
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Manual pages

chkhelp(1)

chkhelp - check performance metrics help text files

collectl2pcp(1)

collectl2pcp - import collectl data to a PCP archive

dbpmda(1)

dbpmda - debugger for Performance Co-Pilot PMDAs

dbprobe(1)

dbprobe - database response time and availability information

fBpmdabpftracefP(1)

pmdabpftrace - bpftrace PMDA

ganglia2pcp(1)

ganglia2pcp - import ganglia data and create a PCP archive

genpmda(1)

genpmda - Performance Co-Pilot PMDA Generator

iostat2pcp(1)

iostat2pcp - import iostat data and create a PCP archive

mkaf(1)

mkaf - create a Performance Co-Pilot archive folio

mrtg2pcp(1)

mrtg2pcp - import MRTG data and create a PCP archive

newhelp(1)

newhelp - generate a performance metrics help database

pcp(1)

pcp, pcp-summary - run a command or summarize an installation

pcp-atop(1)

pcp-atop - Advanced System and Process Monitor

pcp-atopsar(1)

pcp-atopsar - Advanced System Activity Report (pcp-atop related)

pcp-collectl(1)

pmcollectl, pcp-collectl - collect data that describes the current system status

pcp-dmcache(1)

pcp-dmcache, pcp-lvmcache - report on logical storage device caches

pcp-dstat(1)

pcp-dstat - versatile tool for generating system resource statistics

pcp-free(1)

pcp-free - report on free and used memory in the system

pcp-iostat(1)

pmiostat, pcp-iostat - report block I/O statistics

pcp-ipcs(1)

pcp-ipcs - provide information on IPC facilities

pcp-kube-pods(1)

pcp-kube-pods - list Kubernetes pods to scan for running PCP services

pcp-mpstat(1)

pcp-mpstat - Report CPU and interrupt related statistics.

pcp-numastat(1)

pcp-numastat - report on NUMA memory allocation

pcp-pidstat(1)

pcp-pidstat - Report statistics for Linux tasks.

pcp-python(1)

pcp-python - run a python script using a preferred python variant

pcp-shping(1)

pcp-shping - report on shell service availability and response

pcp-tapestat(1)

pcp-tapestat - report tape I/O statistics

pcp-uptime(1)

pcp-uptime - tell how long the system has been running

pcp-verify(1)

pcp-verify - verify aspects of a PCP installation

pcp-vmstat(1)

pcp-vmstat, pmstat - high-level system performance overview

pcp2elasticsearch(1)

pcp2elasticsearch - pcp-to-elasticsearch metrics exporter

pcp2graphite(1)

pcp2graphite - pcp-to-graphite metrics exporter

pcp2influxdb(1)

pcp2influxdb - pcp-to-influxdb metrics exporter

pcp2json(1)

pcp2json - pcp-to-json metrics exporter

pcp2spark(1)

pcp2spark - pcp-to-spark metrics exporter

pcp2xlsx(1)

pcp2xlsx - pcp-to-xlsx metrics exporter

pcp2xml(1)

pcp2xml - pcp-to-xml metrics exporter

pcp2zabbix(1)

pcp2zabbix - pcp-to-zabbix metrics exporter

PCPCompat(1)

PCPCompat, pcp-collectl, pmwebd - backward-compatibility in the Performance Co-Pilot (PCP)

PCPIntro(1)

PCPIntro - introduction to the Performance Co-Pilot (PCP)

perfalloc(1)

perfalloc - notify pmdaperfevent(1) to disable hardware counter allocation.

pmafm(1)

pmafm - Performance Co-Pilot archive folio manager

pmcd(1)

pmcd - performance metrics collector daemon

pmcd_wait(1)

pmcd_wait - wait for PMCD to accept client connections

pmchart(1)

pmchart - strip chart tool for Performance Co-Pilot

pmclient(1)

pmclient, pmclient_fg - a simple performance metrics client

pmconfig(1)

pmconfig - Performance Co-Pilot configuration parameters

pmconfirm(1)

pmconfirm, pmmessage, pmquery - general purpose dialog box

pmcpp(1)

pmcpp - simple preprocessor for the Performance Co-Pilot

pmdaactivemq(1)

pmdaactivemq - ActiveMQ performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdaaix(1)

pmdaaix, pmdadarwin, pmdafreebsd, pmdalinux, pmdanetbsd, pmdasolaris, pmdawindows - operating system kernel performance metrics domain agents

pmdaapache(1)

pmdaapache - Apache2 web server performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdabash(1)

pmdabash - Bourne-Again SHell trace performance metrics domain agent

pmdabcc(1)

pmdabcc - BCC PMDA

pmdabind2(1)

pmdabind2 - BIND performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdabonding(1)

pmdabonding - Linux bonded interface performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdacifs(1)

pmdacifs - Common Internet Filesystem (CIFS) PMDA

pmdacisco(1)

pmdacisco - Cisco router performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdadbping(1)

pmdadbping - database response time and availability PMDA

pmdadm(1)

pmdadm - Device Mapper PMDA

pmdadocker(1)

pmdadocker - docker performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdads389(1)

pmdads389 - 389 Directory Server PMDA

pmdads389log(1)

pmdads389log - 389 Directory Server Log PMDA

pmdaelasticsearch(1)

pmdaelasticsearch - elasticsearch performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdagfs2(1)

pmdagfs2 - Global Filesystem v2 (GFS2) PMDA

pmdagluster(1)

pmdagluster - Gluster Filesystem PMDA

pmdagpfs(1)

pmdagpfs - gpfs filesystem statistics performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdagpsd(1)

pmdagpsd - gpsd performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdahaproxy(1)

pmdahaproxy - HAProxy PMDA

pmdaib(1)

pmdaib - Infiniband performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdajbd2(1)

pmdajbd2 - journal block device (JBD) performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdajson(1)

pmdajson - JSON PMDA

pmdakvm(1)

pmdakvm - Linux virtualization performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdalibvirt(1)

pmdalibvirt - libvirt PMDA

pmdalio(1)

pmdalio - Linux LIO subsystem PMDA

pmdalmsensors(1)

pmdalmsensors.python - Linux hardware monitoring performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdalogger(1)

pmdalogger - log file performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdalustre(1)

pmdalustre - lustre filesystem statistics performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdalustrecomm(1)

pmdalustrecomm - Lustre filesystem comms performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdamailq(1)

pmdamailq - mail queue performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdamemcache(1)

pmdamemcache - memcached performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdamic(1)

pmdamic - MIC card PMDA

pmdammv(1)

pmdammv - memory mapped values performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdamounts(1)

pmdamounts - filesystem mounts performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdamssql(1)

pmdamssql - Microsoft SQL Server database PMDA

pmdamysql(1)

pmdamysql - MySQL and MariaDB database PMDA

pmdanamed(1)

pmdanamed - BIND (named) PMDA

pmdanetcheck(1)

pmdanetcheck - netcheck PMDA

pmdanetfilter(1)

pmdanetfilter - Linux netfilter IP connection tracking performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdanews(1)

pmdanews - sample Usenet news performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdanfsclient(1)

pmdanfsclient - NFS client statistics performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdanginx(1)

pmdanginx - nginx performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdanutcracker(1)

pmdanutcracker - NutCracker performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdanvidia(1)

pmdanvidia - nvidia gpu metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdaopenmetrics(1)

pmdaopenmetrics - OpenMetrics PMDA

pmdaoracle(1)

pmdaoracle - Oracle database PMDA

pmdapapi(1)

pmdapapi - papi performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdapdns(1)

pmdapdns - PowerDNS performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdaperfevent(1)

pmdaperfevent - hardware performance counter performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdapipe(1)

pmdapipe - command output capture performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdapodman(1)

pmdapodman - podman container performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdapostfix(1)

pmdapostfix - Postfix performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdapostgresql(1)

pmdapostgresql - PostgreSQL database PMDA

pmdaproc(1)

pmdaproc - process performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdaprometheus(1)

pmdaprometheus - Prometheus PMDA

pmdaredis(1)

pmdaredis - Redis performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdaroomtemp(1)

pmdaroomtemp - room temperature performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdaroot(1)

pmdaroot - a privileged PMCD helper performance metrics domain agent

pmdarpm(1)

pmdarpm - RPM packages performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdarsyslog(1)

pmdarsyslog - rsyslog (reliable and extended syslog) PMDA

pmdasamba(1)

pmdasamba - Samba performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdasample(1)

pmdasample - sample performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdasendmail(1)

pmdasendmail - sendmail performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdashping(1)

pmdashping - "shell-ping" performance metrics domain agent

pmdasimple(1)

pmdasimple - simple performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdaslurm(1)

pmdaslurm - SLURM statistics performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdasmart(1)

pmdasmart - S.M.A.R.T Data PMDA

pmdasnmp(1)

pmdasnmp - Gateway from SNMP to PCP (PMDA)

pmdastatsd(1)

pmdastatsd - StatsD protocol performance metric domain agent (PMDA)

pmdasummary(1)

pmdasummary - summary performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdasystemd(1)

pmdasystemd - systemd performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdate(1)

pmdate - display an offset date

pmdatrace(1)

pmdatrace - application-level transaction performance metrics domain agent

pmdatrivial(1)

pmdatrivial - trivial performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdatxmon(1)

pmdatxmon - txmon performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdaunbound(1)

pmdaunbound - Unbound resolver PMDA

pmdavmware(1)

pmdavmware - VMware performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdaweblog(1)

pmdaweblog - performance metrics domain agent (PMDA) for Web server logs

pmdaxfs(1)

pmdaxfs - XFS filesystem performance metrics domain agent (PMDA)

pmdazimbra(1)

pmdazimbra - Zimbra Collaboration Suite (ZCS) PMDA

pmdazswap(1)

pmdazswap - zswap (compressed swap) PMDA

pmdbg(1)

pmdbg - report Performance Co-Pilot debug options

pmdiff(1)

pmdiff - compares archives and report significant differences

pmdumplog(1)

pmdumplog - dump internal details of a performance metrics archive log

pmdumptext(1)

pmdumptext - dump performance metrics to an ASCII table

pmerr(1)

pmerr - translate Performance Co-Pilot error codes into error messages

pmevent(1)

pmval, pmevent - arbitrary performance metrics value dumper

pmfind(1)

pmfind - find PCP services on the network

pmgenmap(1)

pmgenmap - generate C code to simplify handling of performance metrics

pmgetopt(1)

pmgetopt - Performance Co-Pilot shell script option parser

pmhostname(1)

pmhostname - report hostname

pmie(1)

pmie - inference engine for performance metrics

pmie2col(1)

pmie2col - convert pmie output to multi-column format

pmieconf(1)

pmieconf - display and set configurable pmie rule variables

pmiestatus(1)

pmiestatus - display information from pmie stats file

pmie_check(1)

pmie_check, pmie_daily - administration of the Performance Co-Pilot inference engine

pminfo(1)

pminfo - display information about performance metrics

pmjson(1)

pmjson - Performance Co-Pilot JSON dumping utility

pmlc(1)

pmlc - configure active Performance Co-Pilot pmlogger(s) interactively

pmlock(1)

pmlock - simple file-based mutex

pmlogcheck(1)

pmlogcheck - checks for invalid data in a PCP archive

pmlogconf(1)

pmlogconf - create/edit a pmlogger configuration file

pmlogextract(1)

pmlogextract - reduce, extract, concatenate and merge Performance Co-Pilot archives

pmlogger(1)

pmlogger - create archive log for performance metrics

pmlogger_check(1)

pmlogger_check, pmlogger_daily - administration of Performance Co-Pilot archive log files

pmlogger_daily_report(1)

pmlogger_daily_report - write Performance Co-Pilot daily summary reports

pmlogger_merge(1)

pmlogger_merge - helper script to merge Performance Co-Pilot archives

pmlogger_rewrite(1)

pmlogger_rewrite - helper script to rewrite Performance Co-Pilot archives

pmloglabel(1)

pmloglabel - check and repair a performance metrics archive label

pmlogmv(1)

pmlogmv - move (rename) Performance Co-Pilot archive files

pmlogreduce(1)

pmlogreduce - temporal reduction of Performance Co-Pilot archives

pmlogrewrite(1)

pmlogrewrite - rewrite Performance Co-Pilot archives

pmlogsize(1)

pmlogsize - report sizes for parts of PCP archive(s)

pmlogsummary(1)

pmlogsummary - calculate averages of metrics stored in a set of PCP archives

pmmgr(1)

pmmgr - PCP daemon manager

pmnewlog(1)

pmnewlog - stop and restart archive logging for PCP performance metrics

pmnsadd(1)

pmnsadd - add new names to the Performance Co-Pilot PMNS

pmnsdel(1)

pmnsdel - delete a subtree of names from the Performance Co-Pilot PMNS

pmnsmerge(1)

pmnsmerge - merge multiple versions of a Performance Co-Pilot PMNS

pmpause(1)

pmpause, pmsleep - portable subsecond-capable sleep

pmpost(1)

pmpost - append messages to the Performance Co-Pilot notice board

pmprobe(1)

pmprobe - lightweight probe for performance metrics

pmproxy(1)

pmproxy - proxy for performance metrics collector and querying

pmpython(1)

pmpython - run a python script using a preferred python variant

pmrep(1)

pmrep - performance metrics reporter

pmseries(1)

pmseries - display information about performance metric timeseries

pmsignal(1)

pmsignal - send a signal to one or more processes

pmsnap(1)

pmsnap - generate performance summary snapshot images

pmsocks(1)

pmsocks - shell wrapper for performance monitoring across firewalls

pmstore(1)

pmstore - modify performance metric values

pmtime(1)

pmtime - time control server for Performance Co-Pilot

pmtrace(1)

pmtrace - command line performance instrumentation

pmview(1)

pmview - performance metrics 3D visualization back-end

pmwebd(1)

pmwebd - web access to PCP

sar2pcp(1)

sar2pcp - import sar data and create a PCP archive

telnet-probe(1)

telnet-probe - lightweight telnet-like port probe

LOGIMPORT(3)

LOGIMPORT - introduction to the library for importing data and creating a PCP archive

mmv_inc_value(3)

mmv_inc_value - update a value in a Memory Mapped Value file

mmv_lookup_value_desc(3)

mmv_lookup_value_desc - find a value in the Memory Mapped Value file

mmv_stats2_init(3)

mmv_stats_init, mmv_stats2_init - create and initialize Memory Mapped Value file

mmv_stats_registry(3)

mmv_stats_registry - Initialize the Memory Mapped Value file

PCPIntro(3)

PCPIntro - introduction to the Performance Co-Pilot (PCP) libraries

pmAddProfile(3)

pmAddProfile - add instance(s) to the current PMAPI instance profile

PMAPI(3)

PMAPI - introduction to the Performance Metrics Application Programming Interface

PMAPI_INTERNAL(3)

PMAPI_INTERNAL - internal details for the Performance Metrics Application Programming Interface

pmAtomStr(3)

pmAtomStr, pmAtomStr_r - convert a performance metric value into a string

pmClearDebug(3)

pmSetDebug, pmClearDebug - manipulate PCP debugging control options

pmConvScale(3)

pmConvScale - rescale a performance metric value

pmCreateFetchGroup(3)

pmCreateFetchGroup, pmExtendFetchGroup_item, pmExtendFetchGroup_indom, pmExtendFetchGroup_event, pmExtendFetchGroup_timestamp, pmFetchGroup, pmGetFetchGroupContext, pmDestroyFetchGroup - simplified performance metrics value fetch and conversion

pmCtime(3)

pmCtime - format the date and time for a reporting timezone

PMDA(3)

PMDA - introduction to the Performance Metrics Domain Agent support library

pmdaAttribute(3)

pmdaAttribute - informs a PMDA about client connection attributes

pmdaCacheLookup(3)

pmdaCacheStore, pmdaCacheStoreKey, pmdaCacheLookup, pmdaCacheLookupName, pmdaCacheLookupKey, pmdaCacheOp, pmdaCachePurge, pmdaCacheResize - manage a cache of instance domain information for a PMDA

pmdaChildren(3)

pmdaChildren - translate a PMID to a set of dynamic performance metric names

pmdaCloseHelp(3)

pmdaOpenHelp, pmdaGetHelp, pmdaGetInDomHelp, pmdaCloseHelp - help text support for a PMDA

pmdaConnect(3)

pmdaConnect - establish a connection between a daemon PMDA and PMCD

pmdaDaemon(3)

pmdaDaemon - initialize the PMDA to run as a daemon

pmdaDesc(3)

pmdaDesc - get the description of a metric from a PMDA

pmdaDSO(3)

pmdaDSO - initialize the PMDA to run as a DSO

pmdaEventClients(3)

pmdaEventNewClient, pmdaEventEndClient, pmdaEventClients - client context tracking interfaces for event queues

pmdaExtGetData(3)

pmdaInit, pmdaRehash, pmdaSetData, pmdaExtGetData, pmdaExtSetData, pmdaSetFlags, pmdaSetCommFlags, pmdaExtSetFlags - initialize a PMDA

pmdaExtSetFlags(3)

pmdaInit, pmdaRehash, pmdaSetFlags, pmdaSetCommFlags, pmdaExtSetFlags - initialize a PMDA

pmdaFetch(3)

pmdaFetch, pmdaSetFetchCallBack - fill a pmResult structure with the requested metric values

pmdaGetContext(3)

pmdaMain, pmdaGetContext, pmdaSetResultCallBack, pmdaSetCheckCallBack, pmdaSetDoneCallBack, pmdaSetEndContextCallBack - generic PDU processing for a PMDA

pmdaGetOpt(3)

pmdaGetOpt, pmdaGetOptions - get options from arguments, parsing generic PMDA options

pmdaInit(3)

pmdaInit, pmdaRehash, pmdaSetFlags - initialize a PMDA

pmdaInstance(3)

pmdaInstance - return instance descriptions for a PMDA

pmdaInterfaceMoved(3)

pmdaInterfaceMoved - reset internal state of a pmdaInterface structure

pmdaLabel(3)

pmdaLabel, pmdaSetLabelCallBack - fill pmdaLabelSet structures with metric labels

pmdaName(3)

pmdaName - translate a PMID to a set of dynamic performance metric names

pmdaOpenLog(3)

pmdaOpenLog - redirect stderr to a logfile

pmdaPMID(3)

pmdaPMID - translate a dynamic performance metric name into a PMID

pmdaProfile(3)

pmdaProfile - update instance profile for PMDA in preparation for the next fetch from PMCD

pmdaRootConnect(3)

pmdaRootConnect, pmdaRootShutdown, pmdaRootContainerHostName, pmdaRootContainerProcessID, pmdaRootContainerCGroupName, pmdaRootProcessStart, pmdaRootProcessWait, pmdaRootProcessTerminate - privileged PCP collector services

pmdaSendError(3)

pmdaSendError - send an error PDU to PMCD

pmdaStore(3)

pmdaStore - store a value into a metric for a PMDA

pmdaText(3)

pmdaText - extract metric help text for a PMDA

pmdatrace(3)

pmtracebegin, pmtraceend, pmtraceabort, pmtracepoint, pmtraceobs, pmtracecounter, pmtracestate, pmtraceerrstr - application-level performance instrumentation services

pmDelProfile(3)

pmDelProfile - delete instance(s) from the current PMAPI instance profile

pmDerivedErrStr(3)

pmDerivedErrStr - return error message from failure to parse derived metric definition

pmDestroyContext(3)

pmDestroyContext - destroy a PMAPI context

pmDiscoverClose(3)

pmDiscoverSetup, pmDiscoverSetSlots, pmDiscoverSetEventLoop, pmDiscoverSetConfiguration, pmDiscoverSetMetricRegistry, pmDiscoverClose - asynchronous archive location and contents discovery services

pmDiscoverServices(3)

pmDiscoverServices - discover PCP services on the network

pmDupContext(3)

pmDupContext - duplicate a PMAPI context

pmErrStr(3)

pmErrStr, pmErrStr_r - convert a PMAPI error code into a string

pmEventFlagsStr(3)

pmEventFlagsStr, pmEventFlagsStr_r - convert an event record flags value into a string

pmExtractValue(3)

pmExtractValue - extract a performance metric value from a pmResult structure

pmFetch(3)

pmFetch - get performance metric values

pmFetchArchive(3)

pmFetchArchive - get performance metrics directly from a set if archive logs

pmflush(3)

pmprintf, pmflush - print formatted output in a window or to standard error

pmFreeEventResult(3)

pmFreeEventResult, pmFreeHighResEventResult - release storage allocated for unpacked event records

pmFreeLabelSets(3)

pmFreeLabelSets - release storage allocated for performance metric labels

pmFreeMetricSpec(3)

pmParseMetricSpec, pmFreeMetricSpec - uniform metric specification parser

pmFreeOptions(3)

pmgetopt_r, pmGetOptions, pmGetContextOptions, pmFreeOptions, pmUsageMessage - command line handling for PMAPI tools

pmFreeResult(3)

pmFreeResult - release storage allocated for performance metrics values

pmGetAPIConfig(3)

pmGetConfig, pmGetOptionalConfig, pmGetAPIConfig - return values for Performance Co-Pilot configuration variables

pmGetArchiveEnd(3)

pmGetArchiveEnd - locate logical end of file for a set of archive logs

pmGetArchiveLabel(3)

pmGetArchiveLabel - fetch the label record from a set of performance metrics archive logs

pmGetChildren(3)

pmGetChildren - return the descendent nodes of a PMNS node

pmGetChildrenStatus(3)

pmGetChildrenStatus - return the descendent nodes of a PMNS node and their respective status

pmGetClusterLabels(3)

pmLookupLabels, pmGetInstancesLabels, pmGetItemLabels, pmGetClusterLabels, pmGetInDomLabels, pmGetDomainLabels, pmGetContextLabels - retrieve labels associated with performance metric values

pmGetConfig(3)

pmGetConfig, pmGetOptionalConfig - return values for Performance Co-Pilot configuration variables

pmGetContextHostName(3)

pmGetContextHostName, pmGetContextHostName_r - return the hostname associated with a Performance Co-Pilot context

pmGetInDom(3)

pmGetInDom - get instance identifiers for a performance metrics instance domain

pmGetInDomArchive(3)

pmGetInDomArchive - get instance identifiers for a performance metrics instance domain

pmGetPMNSLocation(3)

pmGetPMNSLocation - determine the location of the currently used PMNS

pmGetProgname(3)

pmSetProgname, pmGetProgname - application name services

pmGetUsername(3)

pmGetUsername - fetch special PCP username

pmGetVersion(3)

pmGetVersion - fetch installed PCP version number

pmhttpClientFetch(3)

pmhttpNewClient, pmhttpFreeClient, pmhttpClientFetch - simple HTTP client interfaces

pmiAddInstance(3)

pmiAddInstance - add an element to an instance domain in a LOGIMPORT context

pmiAddMetric(3)

pmiAddMetric - add a new metric definition to a LOGIMPORT context

pmIDStr(3)

pmIDStr, pmIDStr_r - convert a performance metric identifier into a string

pmID_build(3)

pmID_build, pmID_domain, pmID_cluster, pmID_item - helper methods for manipulating PMIDs

pmiEnd(3)

pmiEnd - finish up a LOGIMPORT archive

pmiErrStr(3)

pmiErrStr - convert a LOGIMPORT error code into a string

pmiGetHandle(3)

pmiGetHandle - define a handle for a metric-instance pair

pmiID(3)

pmiUnits, pmiID, pmiInDom - construct core metric data structures

pmInDomStr(3)

pmInDomStr, pmInDomStr_r - convert a performance metric instance domain identifier into a string

pmInDom_build(3)

pmInDom_build, pmInDom_domain, pmInDom_serial - helper methods for manipulating instance domain identifiers

pmiPutLabel(3)

pmiPutLabel - add labels to the output archive

pmiPutMark(3)

pmiPutMark - write a <mark> record to a PCP archive

pmiPutResult(3)

pmiPutResult - add a data record to a LOGIMPORT archive

pmiPutText(3)

pmiPutText - add help text for an metric or instance domain

pmiPutValue(3)

pmiPutValue - add a value for a metric-instance pair

pmiPutValueHandle(3)

pmiPutValueHandle - add a value for a metric-instance pair via a handle

pmiSetHostname(3)

pmiSetHostname - set the source host name for a LOGIMPORT archive

pmiSetTimezone(3)

pmiSetTimezone - set the source timezone for a LOGIMPORT archive

pmiStart(3)

pmiStart - establish a new LOGIMPORT context

pmiUseContext(3)

pmiUseContext - change LOGIMPORT context

pmiWrite(3)

pmiWrite - flush data to a LOGIMPORT archive

pmjsonGet(3)

pmjsonGet, pmjsonPrint, pmjsonInit, pmjsonInitIndom - JSON string helpers and metrics extraction

pmLoadASCIINameSpace(3)

pmLoadASCIINameSpace - establish a local PMNS for an application

pmLoadDerivedConfig(3)

pmLoadDerivedConfig - load derived metric definitions from files

pmLoadNameSpace(3)

pmLoadNameSpace - load a local PMNS for an application

pmLocaltime(3)

pmLocaltime - convert the date and time for a reporting timezone

pmLookupDesc(3)

pmLookupDesc - obtain a description for a performance metric

pmLookupInDom(3)

pmLookupInDom - translate an instance name into an instance identifier

pmLookupInDomArchive(3)

pmLookupInDomArchive - translate an instance name into an instance identifier

pmLookupInDomText(3)

pmLookupInDomText - return text describing a performance metrics instance domain

pmLookupName(3)

pmLookupName - translate performance metric names into PMIDs

pmLookupText(3)

pmLookupText - return text describing a performance metric

pmMergeLabelSets(3)

pmMergeLabels, pmMergeLabelSets - merge sets of performance metric labels

pmNameAll(3)

pmNameAll - translate a PMID to a set of performance metric names

pmNameID(3)

pmNameID - translate a PMID to a performance metric name

pmNameInDom(3)

pmNameInDom - translate an instance identifier into an instance name

pmNameInDomArchive(3)

pmNameInDomArchive - translate an instance identifier into an instance name

pmNewContext(3)

pmNewContext - establish a new PMAPI context

pmNewContextZone(3)

pmNewContextZone - establish a reporting timezone based on a PMAPI context

pmNewZone(3)

pmNewZone - establish a reporting timezone

pmNoMem(3)

pmNoMem - report out of memory conditions

pmNotifyErr(3)

pmNotifyErr, pmSyslog - standard handling of error messages

pmNumberStr(3)

pmNumberStr, pmNumberStr_r - fixed width output format for numbers

pmOpenLog(3)

pmOpenLog - create a log file for diagnostics and debug output

pmParseInterval(3)

pmParseInterval - convert interval string to timeval structure

pmParseTimeWindow(3)

pmParseTimeWindow - parse time window command line arguments

pmParseUnitsStr(3)

pmParseUnitsStr - parse units specification

pmPathSeparator(3)

pmPathSeparator - return the filesystem path separator character

pmPrintDesc(3)

pmPrintDesc - print a metric descriptor

pmPrintHighResStamp(3)

pmtimevalNow, pmtimevalInc, pmtimevalDec, pmtimevalAdd, pmtimevalSub, pmtimevalToReal, pmtimevalFromReal, pmPrintStamp, pmPrintHighResStamp - helper routines for time stored as a struct timeval

pmPrintLabelSets(3)

pmPrintLabelSets - print an array of label sets

pmPrintValue(3)

pmPrintValue - print a performance metric value

pmReconnectContext(3)

pmReconnectContext - reconnect to a PMAPI context

pmRecordAddHost(3)

pmafm, pmRecordSetup, pmRecordAddHost, pmRecordControl - record mode support for PMAPI clients

pmRegisterDerived(3)

pmRegisterDerived, pmRegisterDerivedMetric - register a derived metric name and definition

pmSemStr(3)

pmSemStr, pmSemStr_r - convert a performance metric semantic into a string

pmSeriesClose(3)

pmSeriesSetup, pmSeriesSetSlots, pmSeriesSetEventLoop, pmSeriesSetConfiguration, pmSeriesSetMetricRegistry, pmSeriesClose - fast, scalable time series services

pmSeriesDescs(3)

pmSeriesDescs, pmSeriesLabels, pmSeriesLabelValues, pmSeriesInstances, pmSeriesMetrics, pmSeriesSources - fast, scalable time series metadata

pmSeriesLoad(3)

pmSeriesQuery, pmSeriesValues, pmSeriesLoad - fast, scalable time series querying

pmSetMode(3)

pmSetMode - set collection time parameters for the current PMAPI context

pmSetProcessIdentity(3)

pmSetProcessIdentity - set process user and group id

pmSortInstances(3)

pmSortInstances - sort performance metric values on instance identifier

pmSpecLocalPMDA(3)

pmSpecLocalPMDA - process command-line argument for the table of DSO PMDAs

pmsprintf(3)

pmsprintf - formatted string conversion

pmStore(3)

pmStore - modify values of performance metrics

pmTimeConnect(3)

pmtime, pmTimeConnect, pmTimeDisconnect, pmTimeRecv, pmTimeSendAck, pmTimeShowDialog - time control functions for synchronizing the archive position and update interval between one or more applications

pmTraversePMNS(3)

pmTraversePMNS, pmTraversePMNS_r - traverse the performance metrics name space

pmTrimNameSpace(3)

pmTrimNameSpace - prune a performance metrics name space

pmTypeStr(3)

pmTypeStr, pmTypeStr_r - convert a performance metric type into a string

pmUnitsStr(3)

pmUnitsStr, pmUnitsStr_r - convert a performance metric’s units into a string

pmUnloadNameSpace(3)

pmUnloadNameSpace - unload a local performance metrics name space for an application

pmUnpackEventRecords(3)

pmUnpackEventRecords, pmUnpackHighResEventRecords - unpack event records

pmUseContext(3)

pmUseContext - change current PMAPI context

pmUseZone(3)

pmUseZone - re-establish a reporting timezone

PMWEBAPI(3)

PMWEBAPI - introduction to the Performance Metrics Web Application Programming Interface

pmWhichContext(3)

pmWhichContext - identify the current PMAPI context

pmWhichZone(3)

pmWhichZone - return current reporting timezone

QMC(3)

QMC - library for managing groups of Performance Co-Pilot metrics

QmcContext(3)

QmcContext - container for a PMAPI context and its metrics

QmcDesc(3)

QmcDesc - container for a metric description

QmcGroup(3)

QmcGroup - container representing a single fetch group of metrics from multiple sources

QmcIndom(3)

QmcIndom - container for a instance domain description

QmcMetric(3)

QmcMetric - container for a metric and all its values

QmcSource(3)

QmcSource - manages contexts created by all groups

zbxpcp(3)

zbxpcp - Zabbix Agent Loadable PCP Module

__pmAddIPC(3)

__pmAddIPC, __pmLookupIPC, __pmFdLookupIPC, __pmOverrideLastFd, __pmPrintIPC, __pmResetIPC - IPC version infrastructure support

__pmAFblock(3)

__pmAFsetup, __pmAFregister, __pmAFunregister, __pmAFblock, __pmAFunblock, __pmAFisempty - event queue services for periodic asynchronous callbacks

__pmConnectLogger(3)

__pmConnectLogger - connect to a performance metrics logger control port

__pmControlLog(3)

__pmControlLog - enable, disable or enquire about logging of performance metrics

__pmConvertTime(3)

__pmConvertTime - convert tm structure to timeval structure

__pmFreeAttrsSpec(3)

__pmParseHostAttrsSpec, __pmUnparseHostAttrsSpec, __pmFreeHostAttrsSpec, __pmFreeAttrsSpec - host and attributes specification parser

__pmFreeHostSpec(3)

__pmParseHostSpec, __pmUnparseHostSpec, __pmFreeHostSpec - uniform host specification parser

__pmFreeProfile(3)

__pmFreeProfile - free a PMAPI instance profile

__pmLocalPMDA(3)

__pmLocalPMDA - change the table of DSO PMDAs for PM_CONTEXT_LOCAL contexts

__pmMktime(3)

__pmMktime - convert a tm structure to a calendar time

__pmOpenLog(3)

__pmOpenLog - create a log file for diagnostics and debug output

__pmParseCtime(3)

__pmParseCtime - convert ctime(3) string to tm structure

__pmParseDebug(3)

__pmParseDebug, __pmSetDebugBits - manipulate old-style PCP debugging control bit-fields

__pmParseTime(3)

__pmParseTime - parse time point specification

__pmProcessAddArg(3)

__pmProcessAddArg, __pmProcessUnpickArgs, __pmProcessExec - process execution support

__pmProcessClosePipe(3)

__pmProcessPipe, __pmProcessClosePipe - support for process execution at the end of a pipe

__pmSpecLocalPMDA(3)

__pmSpecLocalPMDA - process command-line argument for the table of DSO PMDAs

LOGARCHIVE(5)

LOGARCHIVE - performance metrics archive format

mmv(5)

mmv - Memory Mapped Values for Performance Co-Pilot

pcp-archive(5)

pcp-archive - Archive Files for Performance Co-Pilot

pcp-atoprc(5)

atoprc - pcp-atop/pcp-atopsar related resource file

pcp-dstat(5)

pcp-dstat - pcp-dstat configuration file

pcp.conf(5)

pcp.conf - the Performance Co-Pilot configuration and environment file

pcp.env(5)

pcp.env - script to set Performance Co-Pilot run-time environment variables

perfevent.conf(5)

perfevent.conf - the Performance Co-Pilot perfevent PMDA configuration file

pmieconf(5)

pmieconf - generalized pmie rules and customizations

pmns(5)

PMNS - the performance metrics name space

pmrep.conf(5)

pmrep.conf - pmrep configuration file

pmview(5)

pmview - configuration file format for performance

Latest updates

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2020-03-24
  • hv24x7 support (bsc#1155054 ltc#182081).
    • 0007-pmdas-perf-Add-cpunumber-option-for-dynamic-perf-eve.patch
    • 0008-pmdas-perf-Add-support-for-hv_24x7-nest-events-on-mu.patch
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  • Fix for security advisory CVE-2019-3695; (bsc#1152763)
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CentOS 7.7.1908 updates: Updated from 4.3.2-4.el7_7 to 4.3.2-5.el7_7

2020-03-18
  • Resolve a pcp-atop(1) sigsegv crash (BZ 1804145)
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Fedora rawhide development/Everything-os: Updated from 5.0.3-2.fc33 to 5.0.3-3.fc33

2020-03-12
  • Resolve pcp-selinux issues causing services failures - (BZ 1810458)
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OpenSUSE Tumbleweed oss: Updated from 4.3.4-4.2 to 4.3.4-4.3

2020-03-11
  • BuildRequire pkgconfig(libsystemd) instead of systemd-devel: allow OBS to shortcut through -mini flavors.
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Fedora rawhide development/Everything-os: Updated from 5.0.3-1.fc33 to 5.0.3-2.fc33

2020-03-03
  • fix typo in Requires: perl-Time-HiRes affecting pcp-pmda-bind2
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Fedora rawhide development/Everything-os: Updated from 5.0.2-1.fc32 to 5.0.3-1.fc33

2020-02-29
  • Avoid python ctypes bitfield struct on-stack (BZ 1800685)
  • Add dstat support for DM/MD/part devices (BZ 1794273)
  • Fix compilation with gcc version 10 (BZ 1793495)
  • Fix dstat sub-sample averaging (BZ 1780039)
  • Update to latest PCP sources.
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Ubuntu 20.04 focal-proposed/universe: Version 5.0.3-1 removed

2020-02-28
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Ubuntu 20.04 focal/universe: Updated from 5.0.2-1.1build1 to 5.0.3-1

2020-02-28
  • New release (full details in CHANGELOG).
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Ubuntu 20.04 focal-proposed/universe: Version 5.0.3-1 introduced

2020-02-27
  • New release (full details in CHANGELOG).
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2020-02-20
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2020-02-19
  • Fix for security advisory CVE-2019-3696; (bsc#1153921)
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  • Fix for security advisory CVE-2019-3695; (bsc#1152763)
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Ubuntu 20.04 focal/universe: Updated from 5.0.2-1.1 to 5.0.2-1.1build1

2020-02-13
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2020-02-13
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2020-02-12
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CentOS 7.7.1908 updates: Updated from 4.3.2-3.el7_7 to 4.3.2-4.el7_7

2020-02-05
  • Updated PCP selinux policy to resolve install failure (BZs 1777676, 1781692)
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OpenSUSE Leap 15.2 oss: Updated from 4.3.1-lp152.2.66 to 4.3.1-lp152.2.67

2020-02-04
  • Split out zeroconf, pmda-haproxy, pmda-smart, pmda-prometheus, pcp2elasticsearch, pcp2json, pcp2spark, and pmlogger_daily_report files into separate packages, matching upstream; (bsc#1128523).
  • Fix incorrect dependencies for rewritten monitoring agents; (bsc#1128606).
  • Ensure symlink sources and targets are in the same package; (bsc#1127978).
  • Move pcp-dstat into the pcp-system-tools package; (bsc#1127978).
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Ubuntu 20.04 focal-proposed/universe: Version 5.0.2-1.1build1 introduced

2020-01-25
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OpenSUSE Leap 15.2 oss: Updated from 4.3.1-lp152.2.65 to 4.3.1-lp152.2.66

2020-01-17
  • Split out zeroconf, pmda-haproxy, pmda-smart, pmda-prometheus, pcp2elasticsearch, pcp2json, pcp2spark, and pmlogger_daily_report files into separate packages, matching upstream; (bsc#1128523).
  • Fix incorrect dependencies for rewritten monitoring agents; (bsc#1128606).
  • Ensure symlink sources and targets are in the same package; (bsc#1127978).
  • Move pcp-dstat into the pcp-system-tools package; (bsc#1127978).
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2020-01-14
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