[collectd] Issues with network buffers with Solaris

Florian Forster octo at verplant.org
Sat Jun 7 20:33:47 CEST 2008

Hi Eric,

On Thu, Jun 05, 2008 at 02:41:22PM -0400, Eric LeBlanc wrote:
> Take a look at "RET_BUFFER", Instead of sending data, they seems to be
> discarded because the 'master plugin' did a 'reset' to the network
> plugin according to "kstat chain has been updated".

you're totally right: The network plugin unconditionally sets
`send_buffer_fill' to zero in the init function. This is of course a

Could you please try the attached patch and tell us if it's working? It
simply catches detects if `init' was called before and returns if so.

Thank you very much for debugging this :)
Florian octo Forster
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