[collectd] Problems with collectd and KVM

Florian Forster octo at verplant.org
Mon Aug 18 18:24:19 CEST 2008

Hi Joost,

On Sun, Aug 17, 2008 at 01:07:50AM +0200, Joost Cassee wrote:
> The last couple of days I have been slowly enabling more and more
> collectd plugins, and now I have a full set of plugins enabled and my
> KVM guest is stable. I upgraded KVM from the version found in kernel
> 2.6.25 to 71. That must be that what fixed the problem. I am not going
> to downgrade and verify that, though. Lenny will ship with 2.6.26, so
> I will test that.

thanks for the update. It's always good to know where problems may arise

> As a side-note, the memcached plugin keeps giving timeout errors
> (intermittent). Is there any way of increasing the timeout value? I
> have already increated the number of threads.

Could you provide the actual error messages please? The plugin simply
opens an TCP socket and I'm not sure where a timeout would occur..

Florian octo Forster
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