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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.


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

Example Graphs

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


only an NTP server to be queried

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