LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 04-20-2007, 10:45 PM   #1
koolkicks311
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Apr 2007
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Tool or script to measure bandwdith


MRTG outputs the value in premade HTML file, is there another tool available to measure bandwidth (how much traffic is being used mbit/s) but outputs the data to a file?
 
Old 04-20-2007, 11:28 PM   #2
wjevans_7d1@yahoo.co
Member
 
Registered: Jun 2006
Location: Mariposa
Distribution: Slackware 9.1
Posts: 938

Rep: Reputation: 30
You could do this once per second:

Code:
/sbin/ifconfig eth0
and output the results to a file, and munge the file.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Best tool for this script muddywaters Programming 11 02-14-2007 06:50 AM
Tool to measure Data Transfer omlex Linux - Enterprise 2 11-05-2006 04:24 PM
Posing a new security measure..... zhizaki Slackware 4 09-28-2005 11:13 PM
Tool (setup script?) for re-writing /etc/fstab? MikTheUser Slackware 5 07-11-2004 09:12 AM
Tool to measure network performance in RedHat9 linux_manual Linux - Networking 0 05-28-2004 09:25 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:02 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration