[mrtg] Regarding getting actual traffic.

Gaurav Ghimire gaurav at subisu.net.np
Wed Feb 14 14:51:46 CET 2007

So it means that for the time being MRTG wont provide me with the thing I

Gaurav Ghimire
Support Dept.
Subisu Cablenet Pvt. Ltd.
Baluwatar, Kathmandu.

> On Wed, 2007-02-14 at 15:07 +0545, Gaurav Ghimire wrote:
>> Dear all,
>> I got stuck at a poing while trying to get the actual internet traffic
>> out
>> of a host in our network that has some intranet traffics too going  in
>> and
>> out of the same interface. Ok here is the scenario A is the host
>> subscribed to both the internet and intranet via a Switch B and C are
>> connected to the switch too but they are subscribed to intranet only A,
>> B
>> and C are all of  a same organisation and they share intranet. So what
>> do
>> I have to do  if I need to get the traffic for internet only in host A
>> only. I know that deducting the intranet traffic from the total traffic
>> will solve this but how to get the values for intranet and internet
>> traffic. I  also know that deducting the traffic off the interfaces
>> connected to B and C will help a bit but if only B and C shares a high
>> amount of intranet that it will make the graph wrong. ANY SUGGESTIONS!!
> mrtg can only graph that which it is given.  To get that information,
> you need netflow.
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