[mrtg] Re: Minimum hardware requirement to prevent data dropping

Alex van den Bogaerdt alex at ergens.op.het.net
Sun Oct 31 02:11:52 MEST 2004

On Sun, Oct 31, 2004 at 03:08:37AM +0800, adrian at nikoyo.com wrote:

> There have been time when the data just suddenly drop, especially during
> peak period.  I am suspecting that it could be insufficient hardware power
> to generate the statistic.

Sure?  It wouldn't be when traffic may have hit 8*2^32/300 bps, would it?

> In your experience, what's the min. hardware requirement to calculate
> bandwidth that's over 110M traffic.

8*2^32/300 bps = 114532461 bps; I guess you ment to write "over 110 Mbps".

Search the archives/google for "counter wrap", "32-bit" and similar.

You want an answer?  You'd better follow the following guidelines!
Linesize well below 80 chars. Reply to the list, not to me. Trim
irrelevant lines. Reply _below_ the relevant lines, not on top.

Unsubscribe mailto:mrtg-request at list.ee.ethz.ch?subject=unsubscribe
Archive     http://www.ee.ethz.ch/~slist/mrtg
FAQ         http://faq.mrtg.org    Homepage     http://www.mrtg.org
WebAdmin    http://www.ee.ethz.ch/~slist/lsg2.cgi

More information about the mrtg mailing list