[Xymon] Ignoring Portable Disks

John Horne john.horne at plymouth.ac.uk
Fri Aug 24 15:03:55 CEST 2018

On Fri, 2018-08-24 at 12:36 +0100, Calum Martin wrote:
> Hi All,
> Thanks for getting back to me Damien, unfortunately I still have these
> issues despite following your advice and trying to escape the forward
> slashes. My problem still persists both when I configure the analysis on
> the clients or the server.

Try putting the entry in double-quotes. For some of our servers we have used:

  DISK    "%^/run/user/" IGNORE
  INODE   "%^/run/user/" IGNORE

(We ignore these as they are tmpfs.)

So in your case:

  DISK    "%^/media" IGNORE

and a similar INODE entry if you want to.


John Horne | Senior Operations Analyst | Technology and Information Services
University of Plymouth | Drake Circus | Plymouth | Devon | PL4 8AA | UK

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