Configuration support for openstack ceilometer db cleanup

Registered by Ashish Billore on 2015-02-27

Ceilometer DB gets filled with metrics sample data. There is a prescribed way to have older data cleaned up priodically, as decsribed here, using TimeToLive propery in ceilometer service:

http://docs.openstack.org/admin-guide-cloud/content/section_telemetry-storing-data.html

This blueprint aims at providing automated configuration of the above steps for Ceilometer database cleanup.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Mark Vanderwiel
Priority:
Low
Drafter:
Ashish Billore
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Sudheesh S K
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Proposed for kilo
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon kilo-rc1
Started by
Ashish Billore on 2015-03-11
Completed by
Sudheesh S K on 2015-04-03

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Change to cookbook openstack-telemetry to manage data time to live values

Changes
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Introduce attributes and template changes to openstack-telemetry to have time to live parameteer

This parameter needs to be added [database] section of openstack-telemetry/templates/default/ceilometer.conf.erb
new attribute to be deviced to manage above template change

Code and review for this BluePrint is here: https://review.openstack.org/#/c/167265/

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