[collectd] Graphing rrd output of CPU plugin

Sebastian Harl sh at tokkee.org
Mon Apr 18 08:08:53 CEST 2011


On Sun, Apr 17, 2011 at 03:49:41PM -0400, lanas wrote:
>   Are there examples around for quickly graphing the out put of some
> plugin modules (such as CPU) without having to use a web server (as
> shown in first steps).  Simply producing a (some) graphic
> file(s) from the files in cpu-0 directory for instance, to get a feel
> about how it works and how collectd resulting data is worked with
> rddtool. 

For quickly looking at locally collected data, you have give kcollectd
[1] a try. It does not produce the same look and feel as the graphs
created by RRDtool and it currently uses /var/lib/collectd/rrd/ as a
hard-coded path to the RRDs but it's a simple tool to get a quick glance
at your data.


[1] <http://collectd.org/wiki/index.php/Kcollectd>

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