[rrd-users] building a huge rrd / any limitations?

Karl Fischer rrd-users at ficos.de
Wed Jun 11 09:05:06 CEST 2008

Tobias Oetiker wrote:
> Hi Karl,
>> so do you mean splitting up the rrd into multiple files by putting
>> only a few (10 to 20) entries into each file (but sill holding 5-10
>> million rows) would be be better?
> it would certainly be more in line with what other people do ...
> do you actually accquire 200 datapoints at once ? since in a
> single rrd file all datapoints must be acquired at once ...
> cheers
> toobi

Hi Tobi,

yes, I do accquire all those datapoints in a row ...

Does your above answer mean that you don't see a problem with 5+ million
records in a rrd?


- Karl

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