[mrtg] Re: (no subject)

Larry Sheldon lsheldon at creighton.edu
Wed Sep 8 22:58:39 MEST 1999

> When looking at one (or many) of my routers on the graphs, the output
> line is less, sometimes far less, than the input line.  What does this
> mean?  Is the router buffering traffic?  If so, how do we determine if
> the router is performing at its best (input/output ratio)?

Absent any meaningful information, it means a pretty ordinary link where
the sources of most of the data moved around are on the "input" side,
and the sinks are on another interface (or on other interfaces).

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