On Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 6:33:18 PM UTC+3, pck...@gmail.com wrote:
> I am using Telegraf in my current production environment to read the jolokia
> for JVM Stats and saves it in Influxdb. In the same way I would like to use
> the same telegraf plugin to post the Docker Stats to InfluxDb. We are using
> docker to deploy our APIs. Telegraf is installed within the Docker Container.
> I prefer to use the same telegraf plugin within the docker to collect metrics
> rather than installing one on host. Please advice.
> Telegraf version is 0.13.
We strongly suggest using the latest Telegraf version 1.0.1
I am not sure I understand the question correctly. When installed inside a
container, Telegraf will normally collect data for the container itself.
It is possible to collect host metrics from inside the container though, by
exposing etc,sys,proc,var volumes. See the following example:
docker run -d --hostname=name -e "HOST_PROC=/rootfs/proc" -e
"HOST_SYS=/rootfs/sys" -e "HOST_ETC=/rootfs/etc" -v
/var/run/docker.sock:/var/run/docker.sock:ro -v /sys:/rootfs/sys:ro -v
/proc:/rootfs/proc:ro -v /etc:/rootfs/etc:ro telegraf
Remember to include the version number!
You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups
To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email
To post to this group, send email to email@example.com.
Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/influxdb.
To view this discussion on the web visit
For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.