InfluxDB Line Protocol input data format

This page documents an earlier version of Telegraf. Telegraf v1.16 is the latest stable version. View this page in the v1.16 documentation.

There are no additional configuration options for InfluxDB line protocol. The InfluxDB metrics are parsed directly into Telegraf metrics.


  files = ["example"]

  ## Data format to consume.
  ## Each data format has its own unique set of configuration options, read
  ## more about them here:
  data_format = "influx"

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