VOV Metrics Command Line Interface

The simplest way to manage metrics is with the utility vovmetric.

vovmetric: Usage Message

    Manipulate VOV metrics. Metrics are organized by family.
    Available families are design (1), server (2), and FairShare (4).

    % vovmetric ACTION [OPTIONS]

    -h                  -- This help.
    -v                  -- Increase verbosity.

    enable              -- Enable the metric system.
    disable             -- Disable the metric system (all metrics are lost).
    add                 -- Add point to a metric, creating metric
                           if necessary.
    get                 -- Get info about a metric.
    list                -- List all metrics; same as 'show'.
    show                -- Same as 'list'.
    delete              -- Delete specified metric.
    save                -- Save specified metric to disk. Metric data files
                           are stored per family in SWD/data/metrics.
    status              -- Show metric subsystem status:
                             -1 = enabled, but unlicensed
                              0 = disabled
                              N = enabled, masked against metric family

    % vovmetric add -name JobsToGo -value 33
    % vovmetric delete -name JobsToGo
    % vovmetric list -rx Jobs
    % vovmetric get -name JobsToGo