Strings should be double quoted. Please refer to the line protocol 

On Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 6:24:07 AM UTC-7, wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm new to influx so I might be missing something.  I'm using the line 
> protocol to insert measurements into influx.  At times I use the 
> "value=%d,msg=<string>" mechanism to add string information to the value 
> field.  I've noticed that I get an error when the msg string contains white 
> space.   Is this expected?  If I remove the white space from the msg the 
> insertion process works.  
> Is this expected that strings in mgs can't contain white space?  Or am I 
> doing something wrong on my side?
> Thanks

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