InfluxDB – very simple backup script

Zips and tars data + move them into outbox for copy to Google storage or other target. #!/usr/bin/env bash function echo_log() { echo "$(date +"%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S.%N"): $1" } homedir=$( dirname "${BASH_SOURCE[0]}") cd $homedir . ./.env [...

InfluxDB memory usage

InfluxDB makes indexes on all “tags” and holds both data and indexes in memory. So memory usage can be really high if you have a lot of tags and/or these tags have a lot of unique values. Generally it is a bad idea to put into tag some numeric values...

InfluxDB cheat sheet

influxDB v1.1 (2017/01): database create database <databasename> create database <databasename> [ with [duration xx] [replication n] [shard duration ddd] [name <retention-policy>]] show databases lists all databases use <databasename> connects...