[rrd-users] Question about RRDTool ..

Jean-Yves Avenard jyavenard at gmail.com
Thu Mar 20 13:33:27 CET 2008


On Thu, Mar 20, 2008 at 11:03 PM, Simon Hobson <linux at thehobsons.co.uk> wrote:

>   From memory, the tutorials don't keep a years worth of hi-res data.
>  At work I have an rrd with 510 data series, each with average and max
>  consolidations. To keep 5 minute samples of all that lot would
>  require a huge database, take a lot of porcessing to graph, and

That could explain why my other RRD database is over 110MB :)
I record the 6 different data every minute for a year !

You mentioned that:
>Lastly, it's a good idea to explicitly round your graph end time to
>be exactly on the end of a step boundary, and your start time to be
>exactly an integer number of steps before the end.

Is there a way to display the graph using the rounded end-time to a
multiple of the period (timestamp that will be in GMT), but to display
the legend in local time instead?

Thanks again

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