[collectd] 2 Small problems with collectd

Florian Forster octo at verplant.org
Mon Jul 10 16:44:17 CEST 2006

Hi Jan,

On Mon, Jul 10, 2006 at 03:41:54PM +0200, Jan Huijsmans wrote:
> The swap pluging reports 'nan' as value for the reserved amount of
> swap. It's bin this way for a few versions. Can anybody tell me what's
> wrong in my setup. (I can't find it) I'm running a debian box with
> kernel at this moment.

there's nothing wrong with your setup, Linux simply doesn't have the
concept of `reserved' swap space. At least, not that I know of ;)

> The other problem is caused by my disks (maxtor DM10) and/or hddtemp.
> The hddtemp tool reports a temp of 54 * instead of 54 C. Collectd
> isn't to happy about this. (not to much of a suprise) Is there a way
> to tell collectd to ignote the character trailing the temp?

Could you sent the full output of hddtemp, please? IIrc the asterisk
meant that the drive was suspended or something like that..

Florian octo Forster
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