Removing monitoring services with pmm-admin remove

Use the pmm-admin remove command to remove monitoring services.


Run this command as root or by using the sudo command


When you remove a service, collected data remains in Metrics Monitor on PMM Server for the specified retention period.


Service type can be mysql, mongodb, postgresql or proxysql, and service name is a monitoring service alias. To see which services are enabled, run pmm-admin list.


# Removing MySQL service named mysql-sl
pmm-admin remove mysql mysql-sl

# remove MongoDB service named mongo
pmm-admin remove mongodb mongo

# remove PostgreSQL service named postgres
pmm-admin remove postgresql postgres

# remove ProxySQL service named ubuntu-proxysql
pmm-admin remove proxysql ubuntu-proxysql

For more information, run pmm-admin remove --help.

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