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gmetad - Man Page

manual page for Ganglia Meta Daemon


gmetad [OPTIONS]...


The Ganglia Meta Daemon (gmetad) collects information from multiple gmond or gmetad data sources, saves the information to local round-robin databases, and exports XML which is the concatentation of all data sources

-h,  --help

Print help and exit

-V,  --version

Print version and exit

-c,  --conf=STRING

Location of gmetad configuration file (default='/etc/ganglia/gmetad.conf')

-d,  --debug=INT

Debug level. If greater than zero, daemon will stay in foreground.  (default='0')

-p,  --pid-file=STRING

Write process-id to file


Matt Massie <massie@cs.berkeley.edu>

Reporting Bugs

Report all bugs to the Ganglia Github project at



March 2008