[mrtg] 95/5 traffic accouting

Daniel daniel at ipv6-network.de
Fri Feb 1 12:21:21 CET 2008

Guten Tag Steve Shipway,

that sounds realy cool. I will test this way ;)


am Donnerstag, 31. Januar 2008 um 02:24 schrieben Sie:

> I believe the 95/5 method is '95th percentile of 5-min average'. 
> Since MRTG normally polls at 5-min intervals this is possible.
> If you use MRTG/RRDTool with the routers2 frontend, then you get
> the 95th Percentile calculations automatically, just add the 'percentile = yes' option in the
> routers2.conf.  You may also want to run rrd archiving (see the
> routers2 documentation) to keep a record if your billing is
> calculated at a specific time point every
> month.
> There are also a couple of other utilities which will calcualte the
> 95th Percentile directly from .log or .rrd files (see the MRTG website)
> Steve

> ________________________________

> From: mrtg-bounces at lists.oetiker.ch on behalf of Daniel

> all big provider are billing with a 95/5 method.
> Is there any way to implement this to mrtg graphs?

Mit freundlichen Grüßen
mailto:daniel at ipv6-network.de

More information about the mrtg mailing list