[rrd-users] rrdtool

Kaushal Shriyan kaushalshriyan at gmail.com
Wed Jan 27 14:38:41 CET 2010

On Wed, Jan 27, 2010 at 6:57 PM, Marc Powell <marc at ena.com> wrote:
> On Jan 27, 2010, at 7:04 AM, Kaushal Shriyan wrote:
>> I understand that the first column is time since Jan 01,1970 and the
>> second column is the value. When i copy 1.8796133337e+09 in excel
>> sheet, I get weird values, Actually it should be some readable
>> interger value about memory usage on a particular host.
> It's in a standard scientific notation.
> 1.8796133337e+09 = 1879613333.7 =~ 1.75 GB, assuming input was in bytes.
> I'm not really an Excel user but I think all you need to do is make sure the cell type is 'number'.

Hi Marc,

I have 200 hosts monitored by collectd, can i import it directly in
the excel sheet format, Basically I am collecting average mem usage
and cpu usage for 200 servers for a period of 1 week and 1 month using
rrd file.

Is there a better way to do it ?

Thanks and Regards,


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