Release Notes: This release added new plugins for I/O transactions per device, Squid counters, Dstat performance counters, most expensive interrupt, and additional advanced process plugins. Better protection against counter rollovers was provided. Support for CCISS and virtio block devices was added. Memory usage was reduced for top process plugins. There were various improvements and documentation updates.
Release Notes: New plugins were added for Qmail stats (--qmail), Dstat baselining (--dstat), and disk transactions per second (--disk-tps). Per plugin line caching was added for improved performance. Usability and documentation improvements were made. A --profile option was added to assist in profiling Dstat.
Release Notes: This version fixes CVE-2009-3894. New plugins were added for showing NTP time, power usage, fan speed, remaining battery time, memcache hits and misses, process count, top process total and average latency, top process total and average CPU timeslice, and per disk utilization rates. Lots of changes were made to the plugin interface to simplify writing external plugins. All external plugins can now be addressed with a long option. Improvements were made to performance and theming. The --bw/--blackonwhite option was added for users with a light terminal background. The --float option was added to force showing floating point numbers on screen.
Release Notes: This release adds new plugins for counters with respect to open files, inodes, sockets, asynchronous I/O, pagefaults, and completed I/O requests. It adds a --list option to list all available plugins. It adds a VMware guest memctl plugin.
Release Notes: A more accurate scheduler. New snooze and net_packets plugins. A --pidfile option. Improved --debug output for certain plugins. Warnings when time is non-linear (like on VMware). Various small bugfixes and improvements.
Release Notes: Various improvements were made to internal infrastructure. C plugins are now possible too. New topcpu, topmem, topio/tiobio, and topoom process plugins were added along with new innodb, mysql, and mysql5 application plugins. A new vmknic VMware plugin was added. Various fixes and improvements were made to plugins and output.
Release Notes: The memory cache counter was fixed along with a file descriptor problem on kernel 2.4. Block device support was improved on kernel 2.4. Non-TTY output is now handled better.
Release Notes: This release adds VMware ESX plugins. It adds tcp6 and udp6 stats within the TCP and UDP plugins. It improves module exception messages. It fixes a problem with CSV output and the new Time plugin.
Release Notes: This release adds openvz plugins. It integrates human-readable clock output in dstat. There are visual improvements in the output. This release filters out md and dm block devices in default discovery.
Release Notes: A new app plugin has been added. There are improvements to swap, battery, thermal, and disk plugins. A problem where curses.setupterm() was leaking memory has been fixed. Better debug output. Small performance improvements.