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Re: SNMPD - MRTG- PPP stats iregularity

On Fri, 23 Oct 1998 19:48:19 -0400, Michael Stone wrote:

>Linux doesn't ordinarily have any facility for saying _how much_ data
>goes through an if. The snmpd's base their throughput figures on
>_number of packets_, which isn't exactly the same thing. IIRC, you can
>run ip accounting and hack the snmpd's to get their numbers via that

    Well, that blows.  Packets don't mean diddly compared to bytes when it
comes to bandwidth utilization.  Do you know if that will be fixed any time
soon?  2.1.* maybe?

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