influxdb

  1. Influxdb Tag Values

    I'm currently running a PVE Cluster (4 nodes, 6.3-3) and have the external metrics server configured (influxdb), and measurements are being sent to it successfully. However, a lot of the grafana dashboards created by the community make use of Tags (host=<<hostname>>) yet when I explore the...
  2. Influx: calculate outbound traffic

    Hello, I've setup an influxDB server to collect proxmox data and I want to calculate the daily outbound traffic from every VM. I'm using this query and I want to verify that the number I'm getting is the correct one, so I can update my ERP and check if bw usage has been extended. SELECT...
  3. External Metrics dictionary and VM disk size/usage?

    Hi There, Is there a dictionary which defines the external metrics (and their meaning) that PVE pushes out to (for example) InfluxDB? For example, It's not clear to me how I'd get the VM disk size (and ideally usage but I suspect this is not possible from the metrics alone?) for the disk...
  4. Proxmox & InfluxDB: Missing data

    Hello, I'm trying to setup InfluxDB server to store Metric data from Proxmox (v6.1-3) servers, but I'm not getting VM data (nics/cpu etc). I have created an influxDB server that runs on UDP Port 8089 I have created status.cfg with my influxdb server/port. I have connected to InfluxDB server...
  5. Proxmxo External Metric Server - list and explanation of metrics

    Hi, I am in the process of re-organizing my Proxmox Grafana dashboard and would like to display some storage metrics, similar to what's shown in Proxmox's "Summary" screen: Where can I find a list of all the metrics that get written to InfluxDB/Graphite and their explanation, so I can identify...
  6. [SOLVED] Issue setting up influxdb

    To my understanding, to send metrics data you need to follow these instructions : https://pve.proxmox.com/wiki/External_Metric_Server I have followed these on one of my machines : root@xxx.xxx.xxx:~# cat /etc/pve/status.cfg influxdb: xxxxxx server 172.30.x.xx port 8089 xxx are...
  7. External monitoring with authenticated infuxdb

    Hi, is there any way to send metrics to authenticated external influxdb to a database? Thanks
  8. PMG and Grafana Stats with InfluxDB status.cfg

    Hello everyone, Is it possible to have some Grafana Stats for Proxmox Mailgateway in InfluxDB with Grafana Dashboard? With Promox PVE no problem ( https://pve.proxmox.com/wiki/External_Metric_Server ) Is there any way to have External Metric Server for Proxmox Mailgateway? Thanks!
  9. Can't export proxmox metrics in influxdb

    Hello, I recently started to implement a supervision solution onto my proxmox server, Seeing strange cpu usage of my containers by gathering data from telegraf (inside the containers) I have decided to use proxmox metrics. I have followed the "tutorial" ...
  10. Proxmox & Grafana

    I have been setting up Grafana to monitor my proxmox server but have a couple of queries. I have created a CPU usage graph but it's showing the % incorrectly, see screenshot below This is the setup for the stats The stats are going from Proxmox to InfluxDB and then to Grafana Any...
  11. [SOLVED] External Metric Server with authenticated influxdb

    Hello people, good afternoon from the sunny, hot, melting Amsterdam. I have an influxdb server here used by a lot of metric collections and would like to push proxmox metrics there, however I didn't find a way to configure the username and password. Do you know how to do it? I'm aware of...
  12. External metrics server and missing data

    I'm currently setting up external metric and have some issue with data that I was expecting but there is no data. I'm using Grafana with influxdb and use this wiki page for guidence https://pve.proxmox.com/wiki/External_Metric_Server influxdb: server monitor.mylocaldomain.no...
  13. strange behavior of pvestatd+influxdb

    Hello, I'm adding pvestatd's stats into influxdb+grafana. status.cfg works with influxdb config with no problem, but I have several partial behaviors depending on (I guess) kernel version. With last version (4.4.49-1-pve) I have no diskio stats, and with previous 4.4.XX versions I have no stats...

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