nodetool netstats

Returns network information about the host.

Returns network information about the host.

Results include the following information:
  • Mode - The operational mode of the node: JOINING, LEAVING, NORMAL, DECOMMISSIONED, CLIENT.
  • Read repair statistics
    • Attempted - The number of successfully completed read repair operations.
    • Mismatch (blocking) - The number of read repair operations since server restart that blocked a query.
    • Mismatch (background) - The number of read repair operations since server restart performed in the background.
  • Pool name - Information about client read and write requests by thread pool size.
  • Active, pending, completed, and dropped number of commands and responses for large, small, and gossip messages.


nodetool [connection_options] netstats
Table 1. Legend
Syntax conventions Description
UPPERCASE Literal keyword.
Lowercase Not literal.
Italics Variable value. Replace with a valid option or user-defined value.
[ ] Optional. Square brackets ( [ ] ) surround optional command arguments. Do not type the square brackets.
( ) Group. Parentheses ( ( ) ) identify a group to choose from. Do not type the parentheses.
| Or. A vertical bar ( | ) separates alternative elements. Type any one of the elements. Do not type the vertical bar.
... Repeatable. An ellipsis ( ... ) indicates that you can repeat the syntax element as often as required.
'Literal string' Single quotation ( ' ) marks must surround literal strings in CQL statements. Use single quotation marks to preserve upper case.
{ key:value } Map collection. Braces ( { } ) enclose map collections or key value pairs. A colon separates the key and the value.
<datatype1,datatype2> Set, list, map, or tuple. Angle brackets ( < > ) enclose data types in a set, list, map, or tuple. Separate the data types with a comma.
cql_statement; End CQL statement. A semicolon ( ; ) terminates all CQL statements.
[ -- ] Separate the command line options from the command arguments with two hyphens ( -- ). This syntax is useful when arguments might be mistaken for command line options.
' <schema> ... </schema> ' Search CQL only: Single quotation marks ( ' ) surround an entire XML schema declaration.
@xml_entity='xml_entity_type' Search CQL only: Identify the entity and literal value to overwrite the XML element in the schema and solrconfig files.


The short form and long form parameters are comma-separated.

Connection options

-h, --host hostname
The hostname or IP address of a remote node or nodes. When omitted, the default is the local machine.
-p, --port jmx_port
The JMX port number.
-pw, --password jmxpassword
The JMX password for authenticating with secure JMX. If a password is not provided, you are prompted to enter one.
-pwf, --password-file jmx_password_filepath
The filepath to the file that stores JMX authentication credentials.
-u, --username jmx_username
The username for authenticating with secure JMX.

Command arguments

-H, --human-readable
Display bytes in human readable form: KiB (kibibyte), MiB (mebibyte), GiB (gibibyte), TiB (tebibyte).


Get network information of local node

nodetool netstats


Not sending any streams.
Read Repair Statistics:
Attempted: 0
Mismatch (Blocking): 1
Mismatch (Background): 1
Pool Name                    Active   Pending      Completed   Dropped
Large messages                  n/a         0              0         0
Small messages                  n/a         0          23295         0
Gossip messages                 n/a         0        1853117         0