Hey there! I’ve setup a testsystem to evaluate migrating from mariadb for my iot data (iobroker) to influxdb
It’s a linux mint machine (ubuntu based) and I’ve installed influxdb via this repository:
# cat /etc/apt/sources.list.d/influxdb.list deb https://repos.influxdata.com/ubuntu focal stable
I’ve had some problems on the system which caused most paths to be read only for a few days.
Now after I’ve sorted that out (without any files having been lost) and I’ve updated all packages and restarted influxdb the localhost:8086 page gave me the freshly installed setup page instead of the testdata I’ve assembled over the last weeks. The organisations and buckets and measurements I’ve collected are not visible anymore.
I still can see lot’s of data files with last modified date between 21st August and 10th of September here:
It seems after the upgrade, the influxdb now uses
/var/lib/influxdb/engine/ instead of
How can I get back to my previous dataset that’s at