[collectd] Plugins values

Lindsay Holmwood lindsay at holmwood.id.au
Sat Feb 9 00:39:44 CET 2013

On Friday, February 8, 2013, Frédéric Pégé wrote:

> Hi,
> and thanks for the answer.
> As for the tendency, I would prefer the mutliple datasource way. I still
> don't get why all the values have to end in ".value", and be in separate
> "folders". But nevermind.
> As long as it is done the same way in every plugin, it's more logical.

This is the key.

The inconsistent layout is a killer for people writing
collectd+rrdtool front ends. It means you need to support two different
lookup logic.

w: http://holmwood.id.au/~lindsay/
t: @auxesis
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