[mrtg] Re: All the values are the same

Peter Glanville Peter_Glanville at cuk.canon.co.uk
Thu Nov 4 16:01:35 MET 2004

> I am attempting to graph the memory usage on the server using the
> following configuration. It is working, but is returning the same
> for Legends 1 thru 4. Why is there no difference between virtual
> and physical memory?
> <snip>
> Target[Blackberry.memoryUsed]:
> . at
> . at * 100
> <snip>
> Max, Avg, Current all indicate 14.61k.
 On Wednesday Peter wrote 
 > You are plotting hrStorageSize/hrMemorySize*100 for both lines 
 > Try using different OIDs in the first half of your Target line. 
 > Legends 3 & 4 relate to the maximum values achieved. If the basic
 > line is flat, then the maximum (and average) values will be the same as
 > the current value 

> rglauser asked:
> Which OID's would you suggest? If MRTG is sampling every minute,
> shouldn't there be some fluctuation in the data? 

No idea, it's your system.
Try walking the MIB (eg GetiF) to see what's in there.

Depends what you are monitoring. You should know what you think those OIDs 
"Disc size" divided by "RAM fitted" is normally a constant. And not what 
you were trying to monitor in the first place

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