[mrtg] gauge and counter on same graph

Alex van den Bogaerdt alex at ergens.op.het.net
Tue Dec 11 02:28:12 CET 2007

On Tue, Dec 11, 2007 at 01:17:05PM +1300, Steve Shipway wrote:

> However, the big problem is that you may need different scales for your
> two different variables.  With RRDTool and MRTG you can currently only
> have a single Y-axis and a single scale, so you'd need to be sure that
> both values were of the same order of magnitude and (preferably) the
> same unit.  Routers2 could use the Factor[] option on the two separate
> targets to overcome this, but it would be messy.

This has nothing to do with the problem being discussed.  What you write
here can also happen with two gauges or two counters.

That doesn't mean you are wrong, it's just that it's irrelevant.


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