[rrd-users] Re: Creating multiple DS in batch mode

Dave Lugo dlugo at etherboy.com
Wed Feb 25 01:08:40 MET 2004

On Wed, 25 Feb 2004, Stephen Cheung wrote:
> I have been tinkering with this for a while, using Perl, but being a novice,
> cannot figure out what the loop structure would be...

I don't know perl (I keep meaning to learn it...), but something in sh 
would be:

echo -n "rrdtool create file.rrd --step 300 " > outfile
 [ N = 2048 ]
   echo -n  "DS:"$N":etc...etc....  " >> outfile
   N=`expr $N + 1`

(adjust the syntax as needed)



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