Project: ioload

Written 2016-11-05

Tags:nload ioload 

Last night, I started writing ioload, an nload-like program that monitors per-disk iops and bandwidth. Here is the first functional result:


I picked the /proc/diskstats interface to disk stats on Linux purely because it was the first. There is also an in interface under /sys/block/*/stat that gives a per-disk view directly. Upstream nload supports both procfs and sysfs on Linux.

Future work:

Patches Welcome.