ceilometer network.outgoing.bytes meter reset to zero when VM shutdown

asked 2017-05-19 03:43:05 -0500

omkar_telee gravatar image

When We shutoff an instance, value of network.outgoing.bytes meter of compute reset to zero. Thus we are unable to count exactly how many bytes are consumed by VM over a period of time.

Does this behavior is correct for ceiloemter ? if correct, how should we calculate number of incoming bytes over a period of time.


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answered 2017-06-29 05:52:00 -0500

Shaoman Zhang gravatar image
  1. You can try to calculate the number of traffic bytes within each polling interval.
  2. When need to get the traffic statistics for a period of time, accumulate all the the number of traffic bytes calculated in step 1 during the time.
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