[Xymon] how to migrate historical data

Kris Springer kspringer at innovateteam.com
Wed Aug 27 06:11:32 CEST 2014

I tried using scp to copy the following directories over to the new server.

But I keep getting 'not a regular file' errors on the rrd and histlogs 
files.  I need the rrd data.  The graphs are really all I care about.
Signature - Kris

Thank you.


Kris Springer

On 8/26/2014 12:12 PM, Stef Coene wrote:
> On Tuesday 26 August 2014 09:33:18 Kris Springer wrote:
>> I've built a second Xymon server that I plan to use as my primary, but I
>> need to pull all the historical data from the old one.  What's a quick
>> way to do that?  Can I just add the new server's IP into a config file
>> and have the old one just pump all the data over?
> Just copy the data directory.
> If the rrd's are not compatibel (32 bit -> 64 bit) you can export the rrd to
> xml on the old server, transfer the xml file and import the xml to an rrd.  I
> juist did that for one of our customers :)
> Stef
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