[rrd-developers] RRDCacheD journal cleanup

Sebastian Harl sh at tokkee.org
Sun Sep 27 22:17:53 CEST 2009

Hi Kevin,

On Sat, Sep 26, 2009 at 09:45:03AM -0500, kevin brintnall wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 26, 2009 at 02:12:11PM +0200, Sebastian Harl wrote:
> > It seems that journal files never get removed. Is that on purpose? If
> > so, is there any "best practice" how to cleanup old files? Keeping them
> > around would quickly fill up the disk.
> journal_set_remove() is called every config_flush_interval for the
> 2-generations-old journal set.  Journal files older than
> 2*(config_flush_interval) are removed.

IC - thanks. Looks like it does not take care of old files though, i.e.
files left over from a previous rrdcached process. I just did some quick
tests so far without actually using the daemon - guess, I'll have to
have a closer look at that.


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