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by Gamut
Wed Sep 19, 2012 1:38 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Allow script to overrule poll time
Replies: 5
Views: 3555

Re: Allow script to overrule poll time

I admit that introducing the magic strings is both pragmatic and ugly. No offence taken on your comment :-). Solving it more elegantly and userinterfacefriendly is a bit out of my league: my patch was my first introduction to both php and cacti code (although I have been a happy cacti user for years...
by Gamut
Tue Sep 18, 2012 2:15 am
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Allow script to overrule poll time
Replies: 5
Views: 3555

Re: Allow script to overrule poll time

You understandly correctly that I did create a custom script to get details from the perfstat schema. (I am using it via the Data Input Method.) Perfstat takes snapshots every 15 minutes, but cacti does not know __when__ perfstat did that. So when I would query the database for the latest snapshot, ...
by Gamut
Mon Sep 17, 2012 7:45 am
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Allow script to overrule poll time
Replies: 5
Views: 3555

Allow script to overrule poll time

Situation sketch: We gather performance statistics from the perfstat schema in our oracle databases. The perfstat user per database takes snapshots at regular intervals (15 minutes is our standard). These performance statistics have ofcourse an associated snapshot time. We sync all those per databas...