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Returns information about a specific module.

Value Description
conf Configuration for the module. (Only visible when the user has EVENT privileges in the @thingsdb scope)
created_at Time Stamp when the module was created.
file Module file name.
name Name of the module.
restarts Number of time the module is restarted. Manual restarts are excluded and will reset the counter to zero. (Only visible in a @node scope)
scope The module can only be used in this scope. When the scope is nil, the module can be used in any scope.
status Status of the scope. The status must be running before the module can be used.
tasks The number of running tasks (futures) for this module on the current node. When going into away mode, open tasks might be cancelled. (Only visible in a @node scope)

This function does not generate an event.




Argument Type Description
name str/int (required) Name of the module

Return value

Returns mpdata about the module.


Returns information about module DEMO:


Example return value in JSON format

    "conf": null,
    "created_at": 1579175900,
    "file": "/usr/lib/thingsdb/modules/demo",
    "name": "DEMO",
    "restarts": 0,
    "scope": null,
    "status": "running",
    "tasks": 0,