[rrd-users] Re: create --step ? vs DS:heartbeat

Stephan Harren sh at abovenet.de
Thu Feb 13 11:59:00 MET 2003


--step|-s step (default: 300 seconds)
Specifies the base interval in seconds with which data will be fed into the 

heartbeat defines the maximum number of seconds that may pass between two 
updates of this data source before the value of the data source is assumed to 

Best regards,


> when creating a database I can specify the --step parameter and I
> give every DS a heartbeat.
> Now what is the difference ?

Stephan Harren
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