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Old 05-19-2004, 12:54 PM   #1
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How to find NIC usage %?


Anyone know of a simple way I could query the nic to find a usage percent, or saturation of the link %?

Trying to avoid lmsensors if possible. I tried digging through proc, but couldn't find much

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Old 05-19-2004, 12:58 PM   #2
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iftop is pretty good for that sort of information:
http://www.ex-parrot.com/~pdw/iftop/
 
Old 05-19-2004, 02:05 PM   #3
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Well, I am looking to call this from a program, and then use the output. I just wrote my own that called TCPdump and analyzed the output file.

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