[collectd] is there a change to repair corupped collectd rrd files ?

Florian Forster octo at verplant.org
Sat Jun 20 11:20:30 CEST 2009

Hi Dieter,

On Tue, Jun 02, 2009 at 05:07:19PM +0200, Dieter Bloms wrote:
> after a system crash I get a lot of the following messages:
> Jun  2 08:59:19 servername collectd[16565]: rrdtool plugin: rrd_update_r failed: �PC�cPC�PC�PCh: unknown consolidation function ''

ouch, this doesn't look good :/

> Is there a change to repair the data, or is here something else wrong?

I'm afraid other than restoring a backup there's hardly anything you can
do. I've seen similar problems resulting in collectd crashing due to a
division by zero in librrd :/

Florian octo Forster
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