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Developer Specific

Main code repository
GitHub repository mirror
Code review system
Continuous integration system

Third Party AddOns

LizardFS in Grafana

This plugin/script for Telegraf will collect the metrics from LizardFS and stores it into InfluxDB, then you can view your metrics in Grafana on a templated dashboard.


The puppet-lizardfs module lets you use Puppet to install and configure LizardFS automatically.

You can configure with puppet-lizardfs:

  • The LizardFS master (ready for High-availability with tools like keepalived or Pacemaker. Check out the explanation below)
  • The LizardFS chunkserver
  • The LizardFS metalogger
  • The LizardFS client and mount points

Author: Asher256

Github repository:

Puppet Forge page:

lizardfs ansible playbook

Ansible playbook for automated installation of LizardFS Master, Shadowmaster, multiple Chunkservers, Metalogger and CGIserv.

Author: stenub

Github repository:

Packages from the community

Debian / Ubuntu
LizardFS is part of Debian. The Debian packages have a bit of a different directory layout than the upstream ones and are not being compiled with the Intel Storage Acceleration Library
There are now official packages in Fedora. The official packages are not being compiled with the Intel Storage Acceleration Library