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== Description ==
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The '''NTPd plugin''' queries an NTP server (usually the local one, where statistics access is allowed) and extracts :
 
 
The <em>NTPd</em> plugin queries an NTP server (usually the local one, where statistics access is allowed) and extracts :
 
 
* "local" clock parameters :
 
* "local" clock parameters :
 
** time offset
 
** time offset

Revision as of 20:42, 29 August 2009

NTPd plugin
Type: read
Callbacks: config, read
Status: supported
First version: 3.10
Copyright: 2006–2007 Florian octo Forster
License: GPLv2
Manpage: collectd.conf(5)
List of Plugins

The NTPd plugin queries an NTP server (usually the local one, where statistics access is allowed) and extracts :

  • "local" clock parameters :
    • time offset
    • error and offset loop
  • parameters for each NTP server used to sync time
    • offset
    • dispersion
    • delay

Details of the configuration can be found in the collectd.conf(5) manual page.

Synopsis

<Plugin "ntpd">
  Host "localhost"
  Port "123"
  ReverseLookups false
</Plugin>

Example Graphs

Plugin-Ntpd-delay.png Plugin-Ntpd-dispersion.png Plugin-Ntpd-offset.png

Dependencies

  • none

--Sebg 19:52, 26 February 2009 (UTC)