bandwidth utilization

Sean O'Neill sean at
Thu May 22 08:55:26 PDT 2003

At 04:23 PM 5/22/2003 +0100, Jez Hancock wrote:
>On Wed, May 21, 2003 at 09:39:21PM -0800, admin wrote:
> >
> >
> > Hi,
> >
> > I am hosting many different types of services from my server and want to be
> > able to understand bandwidth utilization for each service.  Are there 
> any good
> > tools out there that I can use for this type of reporting?
>There's mrtg:
>(also in /usr/ports/net/mrtg)
>the Multi Router Traffic Graphing utility (but doesn't just measure
>router telemetry, can be customized to graph almost anything,
>there's a raft of links here as well:
>(/me runs off to mirror that page in case it disappears :))

Nice page :)  I think might have to mirror it also.

There is lots of stuff out there as you can see from the page above.  I 
have limited experience here but I have played with Argus/Flowscan.  You 
can get Argus info here:

But this might be overkill for what you asked for.  I've got some simple 
graphs setup here if you wanna take a look:

It does take a bit of manual configuration though.  I set it up a while ago 
and haven't really messed with it since.

Sean O'Neill 

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