[rrd-users] Does rrdtool support floating - point values

Andreas Maus a.maus at science-computing.de
Wed Apr 18 14:19:53 CEST 2012


AFAIK this depends on your data source (DS) definition.

Floating values can be used for GAUGE.

COUNTER and DERIVE are "classic" counters and are integer only.



On 04/18/12 14:15, Rafal Gwizdala wrote:
> Please forgive a lame question, but does rrdtool support floating-point values or integers only? I mean, can I pass floating points to rrdupdate and is there any difference
> when processing integers vs floatin points?
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