[collectd] Exec script
marc.fournier at camptocamp.com
Wed Feb 24 21:51:11 CET 2016
Collectd User <collectd.org at siimnet.dk> writes:
>> On 15. feb. 2016, at 10.55, Collectd User <collectd.org at siimnet.dk> wrote:
>> Fellow Collectors,
>> Trying my first exec plugin script, but it’s not working 100%.
>> I’ve added this type in /usr/share/collectd/types.db on the end point collecting the data:
>> ssdhealth health:GAUGE:0:100.1, hours:GAUGE:0:4294967295
>> and submits data on stdout like this:
>> PUTVAL d1r1n1/ssdhealth-1I:1:3/ssdhealth 1452173939:100.00:2227
>> but after coming through my logstash and into elasticsearch, I’m missing health and hours fields in stored ES documents and wondering why only these two rather important fileds are missing…
>> any hints on howto debug this appreciated, TIA!
> Any one?
Mmmh, not sure exactly how the collectd protocol decoder works on the
logstash side, but I could imagine it needs the matching types in
types.db. Did you try adding your "ssdhealth" type to logstash's
Other than that, maybe try enabling the cvs plugin to make sure
everything works fine on the collectd side.
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