[rrd-users] [rrd] Can't I turn off data smoothing for GAUGE?

Simon Hobson linux at thehobsons.co.uk
Fri Aug 20 12:15:37 CEST 2010

Alex van den Bogaerdt wrote:

>I still worry about the next issue coming up... 1200 CDPs to display and
>only 600 pixels available in the graph... One bitfield is a nice
>nonnormalized 128, the other is 0. what is RRDtool going to do? Display
>128, 0 or 64 ?

Better still, when someone has used it as a bitmap, so 128 means one 
thing, 64 means something else - so "fans running" and "nothing" 
averages to "sprinklers on" !

Simon Hobson

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