[rrd-users] Re: Remove Data Source

Stephan Harren sh at abovenet.de
Mon Dec 29 19:20:23 MET 2003

Spencer Anderson wrote:

>I'd like to remove a data source and all associated data from an RRD.  I
>know I can use the rrdtool dump command to export the database into an
>XML file and edit the XML file, but I can't remove everything associated
>with the data source I want to remove fast enough so that I can get the
>XML updated and restored before my next data update.  Is there a faster
>(more reliable then my highlighting and deleting) way to do this?
Sorry, I don't know any other way than to write a nice script (maybe 
perl will be the right way) that will do for you. This will be more than 
fast enough and will also be reliable if you take care when developing ...



Stephan Harren
Leiter Technik
AboveNet Deutschland GmbH
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