[collectd] Native output plugin for Graphite

Gregory Szorc gregory.szorc at gmail.com
Fri Oct 28 07:57:39 CEST 2011


Cool! You may be interested in my similar Python plugin. Mine initially had
a very similar feature set as yours, but GitHub pull requests have slowly
trickled in with new features, including deriving values. Feel free to
reference/copy the ideas! https://github.com/indygreg/collectd-carbon


On Mon, Oct 3, 2011 at 11:27 AM, Scott Sanders <jssanders at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi everyone,
> I was interested in visualizing metrics from a group of collectd nodes
> in graphite and decided to create an output plugin for collectd in C
> to handle this task. The plugin is based heavily on the existing
> write_http plugin.
> If you think this may be useful, please grab a copy from
> https://github.com/jssjr/collectd-write_graphite and let me know what
> you think. I'm using the plugin successfully on a fair number of
> production hosts without any issues. Any testing and feedback the
> community can provide would be greatly appreciated.
> Some improvements I intend to make in the short term:
> - Queue send buffer if flush is called but Carbon host isn't available
> - Derive metrics before sending to Carbon depending on type
> Thanks!
> -Scott Sanders
> _______________________________________________
> collectd mailing list
> collectd at verplant.org
> http://mailman.verplant.org/listinfo/collectd
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mailman.verplant.org/pipermail/collectd/attachments/20111027/39e67ccb/attachment.html>

More information about the collectd mailing list