How to insert/store a string value in influxdb measurement?

How to insert/store a string value in influxdb measurement?

I am trying to insert some string value in influx db but keep getting 400 error. I am iusing python requests module to connect to influxdb. Here is my code:
description = ‘”‘ + some_str + … Read the rest “How to insert/store a string value in influxdb measurement?”

Telegraf parsing logstash-style “grok” patterns

Telegraf parsing logstash-style “grok” patterns

I have been trying to ingest data into influx from a log file. The structure is as follows
20171130-22:02:21.832 : something data work now
20171230-22:02:22.843 : something data2
20171231-22:02:23.232 : something data3

I have used this pattern
[inputs.logparser.grok]
#patterns = … Read the rest “Telegraf parsing logstash-style “grok” patterns”

jmeter + influxdb backend: howto specify user name and password?

jmeter + influxdb backend: howto specify user name and password?

I could not find any authorization GET parameter in the influxdb docs. ( https://docs.influxdata.com/influxdb/v1.5/guides/writing_data/ )

I see no way of specifying user name and password. I cannot disable authentication because the influxdb server is a … Read the rest “jmeter + influxdb backend: howto specify user name and password?”

Fetch tag values for a measurement – influxDB

Fetch tag values for a measurement – influxDB

I am trying to fetch the tag values for a given measurement.
i have my measurement in influxDB as given below.
select * from “EVENT_LIVE”
name: EVENT_LIVE
time GROUP_ID COUNT
—- ————- ———
1531008000000000000 84 2
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Can AppDynamics work with a Prometheus backend?

Can AppDynamics work with a Prometheus backend?

Most popular logging and monitoring stacks like ELK stack or Time series DB-Grafana are designed to be integrated. Can AppDynamics work with other samplers/DBs, in particular Prometheus?

Solutions/Answers:

Solution 1:

There are integration tools available between influxdb/AppDynamics and

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Insert double quote inside a payload with InfluxDB and WSO2 Stream Processor through HTTP

Insert double quote inside a payload with InfluxDB and WSO2 Stream Processor through HTTP

I am working on a stream process which can takes informations inside my MySQL database and parse them into a NoSQL database (with InfluxDB).
At this point, i am able to … Read the rest “Insert double quote inside a payload with InfluxDB and WSO2 Stream Processor through HTTP”

Can an array be the value for an influxdb entry?

Can an array be the value for an influxdb entry?

I am trying to write an influxdb query such that a measurement looks like
dummydata value=1,2,3,4
and influxdb doesn’t like this format. I’m guessing influxdb cannot do this, but I can’t find any documentation that … Read the rest “Can an array be the value for an influxdb entry?”

how to post data and binary data using urllib2 in python

how to post data and binary data using urllib2 in python

I essentially want to do this:
curl -X POST “http://URL?u=user&p=password” –data-binary @myconfig.json

with urllib2.
I found examples for sending just the user and password, or just the binary, but not both at the same … Read the rest “how to post data and binary data using urllib2 in python”