Graphite is a highly scalable real-time graphing system. As a user, you write an application that collects numeric time-series data that you are interested in graphing, and send it to Graphite's processing backend, carbon, which stores the data in Graphite's specialized database. The data can then ...

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grafana / collectd Write Graphite plugin change timestamp

I am using collectd with write_graphite plugin to monitor mysql. I am using EDT on my server and when creating dashboards on grafana I can only use UTC/browser time. I want to know if there is an ...
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Graphite not running

I'm currently trying to install graphite 0.9.9 on a gentoo box using these instructions from the graphite wiki. Essentially, it fronts graphite using apache and mod_wsgi. Everything seems to have ...
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Resizing a wsp file from lower resolution to higher

I have a sensu client sending various metrics to a carbon server at a 1 minute interval. My default storage schema retention is 5m:1y,15m:3y I'm trying to resize my existing data to a new retention ...
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Graphite showing different data than it's being fed

This is the graphite graph: I'm feeding it this data however: PUTVAL hostname/network-bandwidth-usage/if_octets interval=10.000 N:1060431:2301449 PUTVAL hostname/network-bandwidth-usage/if_octets ...
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Multiple wildcards with asPercent in Graphite

I have multiple series for stats.counters.app.view.isbn.fetch.found.{yes,no}.$service. I want to calculate the failure rate per $service. #A reduceSeries(mapSeries(group(#B, #C), 0), 'asPercent', 1, ...
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How to display a graphite graph of used memory when you have total memory and free memory

My servers send mem_total and mem_free metrics to Graphite, but I'd like to display mem_used on my dashboard. I'm currently solving the problem by doing: offset(scale(servers.foo.*.mem_free,-1),...
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How can I calculate bandwidth usage per day or hour with Grafana, graphite and collectd?

I'd like to collect the bytes sent and received per day or per hour of a server, so I can collect bandwidth requirements. I figured setting up grafana, graphite and collectd to collect bandwidth ...
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How can I make grafana show numerical values on the axis?

I'm trying to display bandwidth usage for a server, but it only seems so show a graph when I click on eth0, if_octects, rx & tx. The horizontal axis should be time. And the vertical axis should ...
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Collectd write_graphite plugin - multiple/different prefixes?

I'm using collectd with the snmp and write_graphite plugins. I want certain metrics to go to Graphite with prefix A, and others to go with prefix B, to keep the data in Graphite/Whisper organized. ...
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LDAP authentication with Graphite

I have setup Graphite Web 0.9.9 on CentOS 6.2 x86_64 at EC2 and I'm trying to get LDAP authentication to work against 389 Directory Server. I have configured local_settings.py with: USE_LDAP_AUTH ...
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Graphite SQLite3 DatabaseError: database is locked

While going through the initial installation and set up of Graphite on CentOS 6.4 using Apache mod_wsgi via the stock graphite-web rpm, I'm getting the following "DatabaseError: database is locked" ...
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What's the safest way to backup a graphite whisper database?

What's the safest way to backup a graphite whisper database, is it safe to just use tar or is there another method required to prevent corruption?
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Data does not get collected (Sensu, Carbon, Graphite)

I need to show graphs from sensu relay in graphite : With a netcat cmd i see a new tree in Graphite : #echo "test.first 10 `date +%s`"| nc 127.0.0.1 2003 But with sensu relay i see only : "...
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Secure Graphite installation

I think I misunderstand something here. I've installed Graphite with Docker (sitespeedio/graphite) and set a Basic Auth for the Web-Panel. I opened the Firwall for Port 2003 to get in datapoints from ...
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Graphite SNMP Counter transforms

I'm using graphite version 0.9.10 to read ifHCInOctets and ifHCOutOctets, which I'm polling with the collectd snmp and graphite_write plugins; I'm using collectd version 5.1.0. Data arrives into ...
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How can i monitor puma using graphite?

How can I monitor puma (rails web server) in my ubuntu 14.04 server using graphite? If not graphite , what other alternative can be used ? I have tried to monitor it as a process using the process ...
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Jmxtrans Jersey query throws exception

I want to graph usage stats from my application in Graphite. I'm trying to get Jmxtrans up and running. The object I want to query is: org.glassfish.jersey:type=my-server,subType=Uris,resource="/...
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Adjust time settings on server: change time or timezone in OS, or configure graphite settings?

So I have a server collecting metrics via StatsD, which get aggregated and shown via the Graphite webapp. If I mark the Auto-Refresh option in my chart, the time doesn't match with the time I'm on. I'...
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How to read a Graphite timer stat chart aggregated by statsd/carbon?

So I've got Graphite/carbon and StatsD configured in a server thanks to these awesome guidelines. I've then set up a TIMER stat for an operation of an API method in one of my servers, and this is the ...
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How do you delete a counter in graphite whisper?

I have a counter at stats.message.foo and want to move it to stats.messages.foo. I've updated my code to populate the new counter, however the old one still exists. I've read all I need to do to ...
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Disk Capacity Planning for Whisper / Graphite

Does anyone have any formulas, or maybe some sample data from their environment that can help me estimate how much disk space will be used by graphite per datapoint?
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Icinga2 perfdata directory is overflowed

I`ve installed icinga2 on a virtual machine for monitoring 5 other ones with graphite support for the graphics and icingaweb2 as an interface. Recently on my web interface I got the follow: Fatal ...
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How to change grafana units of measurement on Y-axis? [closed]

I am gathering data from servers by collectd and store it in the graphite. I want to use grafana dashboards. I am trying to create visualisation for memory plugin. In graphite I am seeing data in Mb, ...
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calculating days until disk is full

We use graphite to track history of disk utilisation over time. Our alerting system looks at the data from graphite to alert us when the free space falls below a certain number of blocks. I'd like to ...
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How can I get the CPU usage for a given process out of collectd?

I'm running multiple ubuntu (precise) boxes & I've got collectd pushing data up to a central logstash box, which is then sending it to carbon (graphite). I'm running the processes plugin for ...
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grafana import graphite dashboards 404

I'm trying to set up a Grafana front end for our legacy graphite server. Both processes run on the same EC2 instance running Ubuntu 12.04. I'm having issues importing dashboards from graphite-web. I'm ...
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Graphite: carbon instrumentation: send to another server

I have a Graphite architecture composed of several elements (HAProxy, Carbon relays and caches) and I use a carbon relay to replicate my data between 2 Graphite servers which store it in Whisper files....
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How can I plot Apache HTTPd status counts in Graphite without Statsd using Logstash?

I'd like to send Apache HTTPd log statistics, such as 200 status counts to Graphite/Carbon. Logstash looks ideal but all the examples I've seen use Statsd to act as the state counter. This means ...
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New Graphite installation doesn't render fonts in graphs (except Courier)

I've been studying this problem for a couple of days now without success ... I've configured and deployed Graphite (with carbon and whisper) using the Puppet Graphite module on a CentOS 6.5 server. ...
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tcpdump increases udp performance

I'm running a set of load tests to determine the performance of the following setup: Node.js test suite (client) --> StatsD (server) --> Graphite (server) In short, the node.js test suite ...
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Getting client denied when accessing a wsgi graphite script

I'm trying to set up graphite on my Mac OS X 10.7 lion, i've set up apache to call the python graphite script via WSGI, but when i try to access it, i get a forbiden from apache and in the error log. ...
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Graphite doesn't display any data

I'm trying to setup graphite (megacarbon) with Ceres storage. Right now the default gui graphite-web does not show any data in Tree / Metrics However in search I'm able to search for my metrics and ...
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Graphite SQLite3 DatabaseError: attempt to write a readonly database

Running graphite under apache httpd, with slqite database, I have the correct folder permissions [root@liaan55 httpd]# ls -ltr /var/lib | grep graphite drwxr-xr-x. 2 apache apache 4096 ...
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Error while setting up grafana with graphite and nginx

While trying to setup grafana with graphite using nginx server. I am getting this error: No 'Access-Control-Allow-Origin' header is present on the requested resource. I tried changing configuration ...
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Graphite stops collecting data randomly

We have a Graphite server to collect data through collectd, statsd, JMXTrans ... Since a few days, we frequently have holes in our data. Digging through the data we still have, we can see an increase ...
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Graphite/Carbon cluster returning incomplete data

Trying to setup a Graphite/Carbon cluster. I have an elastic load balancer that directs traffic between two nodes in my cluster, each with one web app, relay, and cache. In this example, I sent 1000 ...
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Graphite shows “None” for all data points even though I send it data

I have installed Graphite via Puppet (https://forge.puppetlabs.com/dwerder/graphite) with nginx and PostgresSQL. When I send it data manually, it creates the metric but all its data points are "None" (...
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Graphite data disappears if period greater than 30 minutes requested

This is a fairly new Graphite installation on CentOS 6.5. It's receiving metrics via AMQP (RabbitMQ) from Sensu. As a proof-of-concept, I have a load-average monitor reporting data to sensu/graphite ...
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Graphite (or carbon) seems to be overwriting data and not aggregating

I have reinstalled from the ground up our Graphite server to begin automating it. I don't know what but I must have forgotten some kind of configuration because now our data only shows the latest ...
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Graphite: How to make historic whisper data available through web app

I've recently reconfigured my graphite setup from a single carbon-cache instance to several carbon-cache instances. As I needed to cook this up on a new host without bringing down the old graphite ...
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Not able to add servers to graphite server

I want to know how to add clients to graphite server. I want to get logs of multiple servers in my graphite server.I have setup graphite server with gui,whisper and carbon on a centos 6.5 64 bit ...
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Is Ganglia's RRD module a bottleneck?

I want to monitor a LOT of metrics on a lot of machines, and from Graphite website, I noticed that ganglia's RRD compoent probably impose scalability issue from the following FAQ explaining why ...
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Graphite Integration breaks ganglia/gmetad?

I'm trying to forward metrics from gmetad to graphite/carbon. After configuring carbon_server and ganglia_prefix in gmetad.conf gmetad starts losing metrics. gmetad Version is 3.3.5, carbon/whisper/...
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Graphite not accepting data from collectd

I am currently having an issue with getting collectd 5.4.0 to work with graphite/carbon. I am currently using the write_graphite plugin with collectd with the following configuration: <Plugin ...
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graphite queries and confusion around time

I am doing a http query on my graphite server: curl 'http://example.com/render?from=06:04_20140430&until=06:08_20140430&target=servers.server1.memory.MemFree&rawData=true' servers.hub-eu....
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What is the difference between OpenTSDB and Graphite?

As far as I can tell, here are the main differences: OpenTSDB does not deteriorate data over time, unlike Graphite where the size of the database is pre-determined. OpenTSDB can store metrics per ...
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How do I get the Graphite webapp to (re)read what's currently coming from collectd?

I have collectd running the tail plugin and writing data out using the write_graphite plugin (via carbon). This seems to work. If I then change the tail plugin config (e.g. change the Regex or DSType),...
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Should logs for /opt go in /var/opt or /var/log?

A package I'm using (Graphite) insists on installing into /opt/graphite. Should logs go into /var/opt/graphite/log, or /var/log/graphite? Presume we want to be as FHS as possible. I'm using CentOS ...
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What does a 'P' in a graphite graph mean? [closed]

What does the 'P' in front of the values on the Y axis mean in graphite?
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Graphite edit dashboard

I installed collectd, graphite(0.9.10), carbon and whisper on a debian box. Graphite displays the captured data correctly and I can build a dashboard with it. The documentation(http://graphite....