[rrd-users] move a ds to a new rrd file

Simon Hobson linux at thehobsons.co.uk
Wed Jul 14 20:09:42 CEST 2010

Joel Brooks wrote:

>one of the checks i do is to monitor each customer database on each 
>database server.  There could be anywhere from 1 to 35 or so 
>databases on a database server.
>some times, I need to move a customer's database from one server to 
>another (capacity, performance, etc).
>when i do this, i'd like to be able to move that customer's data 
>source from the old db server rrd file to the new database server's 
>rrd file.

How about keeping a separate rrd file for each database ? Scalable - 
add a database, add a corresponding rrd file. Portable - move a 
database, move it's rrd file.

Simon Hobson

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