[mrtg] Re: Confused by MRTG!
jon at heugh.com
Mon Oct 29 13:37:20 MET 2001
In & Out is relative to the device you are monitoring.
So if your monitoring the Router port going to your Server
then In is traffic going from your server into the router (i.e. Web page
and Out traffic is going from the router to your server (i.e. Web page
If your monitoring your router port going to the ISP link the in/out would
----- Original Message -----
From: "Seb Hardman" <seb at intershare.co.uk>
To: "MRTG users" <mrtg at list.ee.ethz.ch>
Sent: Monday, October 29, 2001 7:10 AM
Subject: [mrtg] Confused by MRTG!
> I'm a very inexperienced user of MRTG, and I just need a couple of
> I have a server in our local hosting centre, and I wanted to monitor the
> bandwidth usage of their pipe.
> I've set up MRTG on the server and it seems to be working fine. The
> readings are (green)In and (blue)Out. Am I correct in thinking that Green
> is therefore requests made to the router (i.e. requests for web pages) and
> that Blue is the pages being sent back across the net?
> Please can anybody clarify this for me.
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