[rrd-users] Not a simple unsigned integer

Paul Watson paul at oninit.com
Fri Apr 20 18:43:30 CEST 2012

Yep but I shouldn't be :-)

How will rrd cope if I wrap an 8 byte integer ?


-----Original Message-----
From: Tobias Oetiker [mailto:tobi at oetiker.ch] 
Sent: Friday, April 20, 2012 11:32 AM
To: Paul Watson
Cc: rrd-users at lists.oetiker.ch
Subject: RE: [rrd-users] Not a simple unsigned integer

Hi Paul,

Today Paul Watson wrote:

> ERROR: stats_01255.rrd: not a simple unsigned integer: '-3220958'
> rrdtool update stats_01255.rrd
> 1334893211:6211062:1222:0:948:-3220958:2189:703:507::0

so you ARE trying to feed a negative number ...

as I said, before 1.4 rrdtool did not complain about this, it just
did something 'odd'.


Tobi Oetiker, OETIKER+PARTNER AG, Aarweg 15 CH-4600 Olten, Switzerland
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