network meter

A network meter allows operators to measure traffic for a specific IP range. The following commands are specific to the L3 metering extension.

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network meter create

Create network meter

openstack network meter create
    [--extra-property type=<property_type>,name=<property_name>,value=<property_value>]
    [--description <description>]
    [--project <project>]
    [--project-domain <project-domain>]
    [--share | --no-share]
--extra-property type=<property_type>,name=<property_name>,value=<property_value>

Additional parameters can be passed using this property. Default type of the extra property is string (‘str’), but other types can be used as well. Available types are: ‘dict’, ‘list’, ‘str’, ‘bool’, ‘int’. In case of ‘list’ type, ‘value’ can be semicolon-separated list of values. For ‘dict’ value is semicolon-separated list of the key:value pairs.

--description <description>

Create description for meter

--project <project>

Owner’s project (name or ID)

--project-domain <project-domain>

Domain the project belongs to (name or ID). This can be used in case collisions between project names exist.


Share meter between projects


Do not share meter between projects


Name of meter

network meter delete

Delete network meter

openstack network meter delete <meter> [<meter> ...]

Meter to delete (name or ID)

network meter list

List network meters

openstack network meter list
    [--sort-column SORT_COLUMN]
    [--sort-ascending | --sort-descending]
--sort-column SORT_COLUMN

specify the column(s) to sort the data (columns specified first have a priority, non-existing columns are ignored), can be repeated


sort the column(s) in ascending order


sort the column(s) in descending order

network meter show

Show network meter

openstack network meter show <meter>

Meter to display (name or ID)