[rrd-users] problem with lost of data, file size always the same!

"Peter Valdemar Mørch (Lists)" 4ux6as402 at sneakemail.com
Sat Oct 4 08:25:05 CEST 2008

Francesco Andreozzi francesco.andreozzi-at-gamestorm.it |Lists| wrote:
> i take min and max, 24 values every day for 10 years
> i get avarage as real value, one every 300sec steps..for 10 years
 >            RRA:MAX:0.5:12:87600
>            RRA:AVERAGE:0.5:1:1051200
> i think this is ok... just 10Mb of file! ... it is ok!
> ... please tell me if it is wrong :D

Yup, that looks right.

> just one question... now i would like to alter my previous created rrd  
> to have this structure ... i can use dump and restore, this will works  
> ? or ther is another way to do that?

I don't think there is. As I understand it, RRDTool has no way to add 
DSes to RRD files, to change the number or configuration of RRAs, or to 
modify the step value, once the rrd file has been created.

Peter Valdemar Mørch

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