[collectd] Graphite_Write and hostname

Dave Cottlehuber dch at jsonified.com
Tue May 21 12:35:04 CEST 2013

Hi Wawrzek,

You can customise the hostname collectd uses like so in your conf file:

    FQDNLookup   false
    Hostname      "foo"

And if your host was called foo.bar.com before it will now use "foo"
instead. I guess this will also flow through to graphite as well.


On 21 May 2013 12:23, Wawrzek Niewodniczanski <main at wawrzek.name> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm setting up collectd with graphite as storage/presenting tool and
> wonder if it possible to control 'hostname' format in the 'store'
> path. Currently it is FQDN and I would prefer just hostname.
> Thanks,
> Wawrzek
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