collectjs

Collectd's binary wire protocol implementation in NodeJS

CollectJS

Collectd binary network protocol implementation in NodeJS. Part of the StatsD <=> CollectD series

Requires: npm install put bignum

var collectjs = require('collectjs');

var bridge = collectjs.create({host: 'NodeJS'});

var packet = bridge.packet({
    plugin: 'Test',
    type: 'gauge',
    values: [{type: 1, value: 42}]
});

var client = require('dgram').createSocket("udp4");
client.send(packet, 0, packet.length, 25826, "collectd.example.com", function() {
    client.close();
});