[collectd] collectd exec plugin

Lindsay Holmwood lindsay at holmwood.id.au
Fri Aug 29 13:12:48 CEST 2014

On Tuesday, August 19, 2014, Stuart Cracraft <smcracraft at icloud.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I'm trying to use the exec plugin.
> So far, I have it running a script which outputs this when run under
> collectd:
> PUTVAL host.somedomain.com/foobar/foobar interval=10.000 N:18
> (which is similar to what I see under
> https://collectd.org/wiki/index.php/Plugin:Exec)
> over and over with N varying. Interval will vary when I fix the timing but
> for now it is always 10 seconds.
> How do I verify that this is collecting in collectd?

Quick and dirty way of doing this is to set up the CSV plugin and look at
the data being emitted there.


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