Simple Network Traffic script

Josh Paetzel josh at
Fri Nov 12 21:10:19 GMT 2004

On Friday 12 November 2004 20:56, Tim Traver wrote:
> Hi all,
> ok, this may be a dumb question, but does anyone know where I can
> find a simple script that shows the network traffic to and from
> your local box ?
> using netstat -i 5,  can see the traffic over 5 seconds, but then I
> need to do a bunch of calculations to try and get a reasonable
> number.
> I looked at ntop, but couldn't get it to work...
> there must be a simpler way...
> Thanks,
> Tim.

Well, there's mrtg in the ports tree, it may or not fit your 
definition of simple.


Josh Paetzel

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