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bandwidthd - Tracks usage of TCP/IP and builds html files with graphs.

BANDWIDTHD(8) System Manager's Manual BANDWIDTHD(8)

NAME

bandwidthd - Tracks usage of TCP/IP and builds html files with graphs.

DESCRIPTION

BandwidthD tracks usage of TCP/IP network subnets and builds html files with graphs to display utilization. Charts are built by individual IPs, and display utilization over 2 day, 8 day, 40 day, and 400 day periods. Furthermore, each ip address's utilization can be logged out at intervals of 2.5 minutes, 10 minutes, 1 hour or 12 hours in cdf format. HTTP, TCP, UDP, ICMP, VPN, and P2P traffic are color coded.
 
 
The configuration file "bandwidthd.conf" is described in it's own manual page.

FILES

/usr/sbin/bandwidthd			- daemon binary.
/etc/init.d/bandwidthd			- startscript.
/etc/bandwidthd/bandwidthd.conf	- configuration file.
/var/run/bandwidthd.pid			- main process id file.
/var/lib/bandwidthd/			- log directory.
/var/lib/bandwidtd/htdocs/		- html and graphs output directory.

SEE ALSO

bandwidthd.conf(5)
 
 
Furter information available at the website:
 
http://bandwidthd.sourceforge.net

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Andreas Henriksson <andreas@fatal.se>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system.
 
5 Jul 2004 Debian Sid