[collectd] Using GenericJMX to consume array's of objects ?
jarmstrong at postpath.com
Thu Oct 14 18:52:06 CEST 2010
> -----Original Message-----
> From: matthew sporleder [mailto:msporleder at gmail.com]
> Sent: Thursday, October 14, 2010 4:19 AM
> To: Joe Armstrong
> Cc: collectd at verplant.org
> Subject: Re: [collectd] Using GenericJMX to consume array's of objects
> On Wed, Oct 13, 2010 at 5:17 PM, Joe Armstrong
> <jarmstrong at postpath.com> wrote:
> > Hi Guys,
> > I have a webservice that is instrumented with JMX (MXBean) that
> produces an
> > array of objects, I can't seem to figure out what the collectd.conf
> > look like to consume this information.
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> > Jconsole can view the data with no problems.
> > The error I get from collectd depends on what collectd.conf contains
> - I
> > have tried a lot of different versions so I won't waste your time by
> > you all of the versions that don't work. But basically the error
> > complains that the <Value> Attribute member can't be queried (ex.
> > attribute bytesSent failed).
> collectd will do a recursive loop through an MBean with multiple
> attributes, but I think they need to be a special type like
The MBean server does transform my user-defined type (ConnectData) to an array of CompositeData (I can verify this using jconsole).
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