[Reconnoiter-users] Text vs Numeric Metrics

Theo Schlossnagle jesus at omniti.com
Thu Jan 26 14:18:57 EST 2012


No. patches welcome :-)  Sounds like we'd need to alter the config syntax
to hint at the datatype.

2012/1/26 viq <viq at viq.ath.cx>

> On Thu, Jan 26, 2012 at 01:36:10PM -0500, Theo Schlossnagle wrote:
> > Reconnoiter respects the type presented by SNMP.  Is the snmp agent
> saying
> > those are text metrics?  You should be able to test this with an snmpget
> > from the command line; the type will be displayed along with the value.
>
> I have a case where SNMP returns numbers marked as string, and didn't
> manage to convince it to do otherwise. Can reconnoiter be made to
> override that?
>
> > On Thu, Jan 26, 2012 at 11:18 AM, Jeffrey Ollie <jeff at ocjtech.us> wrote:
> >
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > I'm trying to get my Reconnoiter instance up and running again and I'm
> > > running into an issue where some new SNMP metrics are getting added to
> > > the database as text metrics rather than numeric.  Is there a way to
> > > get Reconnoiter to properly classify these metrics?
> > >
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