Plugin to check free space on harddisk

We had the situation that the JIRA partition was full and the chart macros and attach screenshot-functionality stopped working.

Is there any tool/plugin that monitor the disk space and send mails if the free space is below a set limit?

1 answer

1 accepted

1 vote

No, although it wouldn't be hard to write one.

However, I wouldn't recommend it - JIRA is an issue tracker, not a system monitor.  You should really be monitoring servers with software designed for that purpose (although when you get disk alerts, you can log them in JIRA).  If you implement something for disk space, you'll probably find something else you need to watch, then another, then another then another...  and rapidly find JIRA is the wrong place to do it.

There are lots of open-source (effectively free) monitoring tools out there as well as paid ones, it might be worth a bit of reading and then getting a basic one.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Published yesterday in Jira Software

How large do you think Jira Software can grow?

Hi Atlassian Community! My name is Shana, and I’m on the Jira Software team. One of the many reasons this Community exists is to connect you to others on similar product journeys or with comparabl...

365 views 4 10
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you