Sorry to revive an old thread...
I looked at case #932, but it does not seem that a count of the number of
events in a measurement was ever added.
Does any body know of a performant way of getting the number of events
written to a measurements. Even a rough estimate like mySQL has would be
Count a field in a measurement can take a very long time, there must be a
On Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 5:15:36 PM UTC-4, Sean Beckett wrote:
> There is not yet a query in the database for that information. Please open
> a feature request issue on GitHub and describe your use case and what
> information you would want the query to return.
> https://github.com/influxdb/influxdb/issues/new. (There's a very old
> request from the 0.8 days, https://github.com/influxdb/influxdb/issues/932,
> that is effectively asking the same thing, but I'd rather close that in
> favor of your new issue as #932 has a lot of v0.8 specific discussion at
> the top and would be confusing for new InfluxDB users.)
> The SHOW STATS and SHOW DIAGNOSTICS queries that did exist and have yet to
> be re-implemented did not show measurement-specific information, to the
> best of my recollection.
>> This command gives the size of whole database. I already know that
>> database is growing, I want to get information about size of objects inside
>> In every database solution I've seen before there was something similar
>> to "information-schema" in mysql - set of views/tables containing
>> information about database itself.
>> > You can get the size of the data folder with this command:
>> > sudo du -sh /var/opt/influxdb/data/*
>> > run it at different times to see the growth / changes.
>> > Am Donnerstag, 30. Juli 2015 07:56:48 UTC+2 schrieb Adam Walach:
>> > > Hi
>> > >
>> > > Is there any way to obtain size of measurements? My database takes
>> more and more disk and I am not able to determine which part of database is
>> > >
>> > >
>> > > --
>> > > Thanks,
>> > > Adam Walach
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