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Old 01-22-2005, 10:17 AM   #1
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bandwidth usasge...

how would i find out how much i've downloaded on a particular day, week, or month in linux?

Old 01-22-2005, 12:47 PM   #2
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Haven't had to do it but a Google search on "Linux bandwidth usage" turned up an article you might want to reviw.
Old 08-11-2005, 04:16 PM   #3
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I had the same question see

GKrellM does it.

Will list other simple solution and keywords if I can think of good one
Old 08-13-2005, 09:01 AM   #4
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yeah some sort of script would do the job... just before the computer is to reboot or shutdown for a script to add up the usage of /sbin/ifconfig 's eth0 downloaded figure or just even to append it to a file (so you could at least manualy add the figures up)...


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