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When i try to set some items for my disk read and write, I found it by and zabbix-agent. This item contain a parameter named type which some of them are unknown for me.

What's the meaning of the below units?

  1. operations
  2. sps
  3. ops
  4. bps
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This is mentioned in the documentation

sectors, operations, bytes, sps, ops, bps (must be specified, since defaults differ under various OSes). sps, ops, bps stand for: sectors, operations, bytes per second, respectively

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Thank you. I read the 1.8 manual, But in 2.0 describe them more. Any way, May i ask to describe them more by operations? – shgnInc Feb 27 '14 at 6:39
@shgnInc I decline. I will leave that as an excercise for you to improve your searching skills. – Iain Feb 27 '14 at 6:51
@lain Thank you for giving me that opportunity for improving my skills, but Please just tell what dose operations means as a unit in that key? – shgnInc Feb 27 '14 at 6:57

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