[mrtg] startup problems, n00b isue

Christopher Noyes cnoyes at csc.com
Mon May 12 11:52:44 CEST 2008

Why not use cfgmaker to create your config file?  At least then you won't 
have to worry about syntax errors in your config file.  You can read up on 
cfgmaker on the MRTG website, under documentation .

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Ton Muller <spatieman at lycos.nl> 
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05/12/2008 03:48 AM

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Re: [mrtg] startup problems, n00b isue

Luis Carlos Solano wrote:
> Ton Muller wrote:
>> 2008-05-11 16:43:59 -- ERROR: unable to open config file: /etc/mrtg-cfg
> Maybe you misspelled somewhere (crontab?)  mrtg.cfg as mrtg-cfg.
Yah, got it fixed.
it wat quit late when i post the mesage.
the cron is running.
now mrtg to get get run, instead of letting only full logfiles
i want only to messure IP traffic over all my machines what goes over my
openBSD box to the internet.

seems that i cannot find a working config on the net for doing this.
i am currently running again all docs, only this time with enough coffee.

> Regards,
> Luis Carlos.
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