A python plugin for integrating collectd and transmission. With this installed, collectd will be querying transmission for the following:

Per session and cumulative:

  • downloadedBytes
  • uploadedBytes
  • filesAdded
  • secondsActive


  • activeTorrentCount
  • blocklist_size
  • downloadSpeed
  • uploadSpeed
  • pausedTorrentCount
  • torrentCount

and creating the relevant RRD files (or pushing to graphite or whatever you have collectd doing)

Some of these metrics are per session, some session cumulative, some are session independent. Their type ‘current’, ‘cumulative’, ‘general’ is set in the name of the metric and the name of the metric is mostly self explanatory