simple network traffic query tool

Norberto Meijome freebsd at
Mon Apr 28 02:00:41 UTC 2008

On Sat, 26 Apr 2008 12:08:14 +0200
Zbigniew Szalbot <z.szalbot at> wrote:

> I hope I am not stealing the thread by asking an additional question. 
> Thanks to this thread I discovered :) systat -ifstat and other switches. 
> Does such data like below survive reboots?
>   re0  in      8.062 KB/s         13.414 KB/s            1.987 GB
>   	out    21.561 KB/s         53.346 KB/s            3.043 GB

i don't think so.. and they *may* even wrap around on a server with a long uptime and lots of traffic... 


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