[rrd-users] rrdtool update

Simon Hobson linux at thehobsons.co.uk
Fri Jun 1 14:52:23 CEST 2012

Tobias Oetiker wrote:

>  > [Digital^Dude] ® wrote:
>>  >Great. We have a database that cannot be edited :) Thank you RRD!
>>  That reveals that you have no understanding of
>>  the purpose of an RRD database. If you want an
>>  editable database, then RRD isn't the tool for
>>  you. Similarly, if you want something that stores
>>  exact values, or values at arbitrary timestamps,
>>  then RRD is not the right tool.
>what you can do, is use rrdtool dump / rrdtool restore and modify
>the dumped version of the data in xml ... which is not all that

I did mention that in my earlier reply to him.
Simon Hobson

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