This page provides simple instructions on how to install and maintain InfluxDB and Grafana.
InfluxDB 1.7.7 or new is required. Version 1.8.4 is recommended.
Do not use InfluxDB 2.0 or greater at this time. There are no pre-built graphs to display the data it collects.
Provided by community: https://github.com/unpoller/unpoller/issues/30
Provided by community: https://computingforgeeks.com/how-to-install-influxdb-on-rhel-8-centos-8/
These directions came from here.
sudo systemctl start influxdb
You need Homebrew:
Pull the container and run InfluxDB like this:
YOURLOCALPATH with a location for the data InfluxDB needs to write to disk.
Although InfluxDB is up and running, you may need to set up the database which was referenced in the configuration. This shouldn't be needed if you followed the Docker Compose instructions; however, you may wish to add in the retention policy as shown below.
Get shell access to wherever it is and run the command
Create the database:
Optionally - and this is a very sensible idea - set limits on how much data you wish to retain by implementing a retention policy. For example, to hold data for 32 days add the command: