PSARC 2010/291: zonestat
An interesting ARC case found it’s way into the case log: Stephen Lawrence proposed the
zonestat to the architecture review comitee.
This feature consists out of two components. The
zonestatd and the
zonestat command. Stephen writes about the
A new smf service svc:/system/zones-monitoring:default will execute a zones monitoring daemon. This daemon will implement monitoring the system configuration, managing extended accounting, and computing memory utilization on behalf of clients.
zonestatd is queried by the
zonestat command to deliver data about the resource utilization of zones.
Due to the implementation with a daemonized part, you can even tell the daemon to compute a report about the utilization in certain intervals:
Please read Stephens case document for for more information.