[mrtg] how to check network quality (Win XP)

Ralf Prengel ralf.prengel at comline.de
Tue Feb 17 07:23:24 CET 2009

Steve Shipway schrieb:
>> but polling every minute would cause load on the system. So my question
>> is if there is a way to poll every 5 minutes but to read the input of
>> files updated every minute.
> So, you want some Targets to poll every 5min and some to poll every 1min?
> Simple, just have 2 instances of MRTG, one handling the 5min interval and
> one for the 1min interval.
> Note that if you're using RRDtool 1.3.4 or later with MRTG in daemon mode
> under Linux/UNIX it uses some nice hinting code and memory mapped IO to
> greatly improve IO performance, particularly if you don't have so many
> targets.

two instances seems to bee the easiest way.
It s working as sevices under windows too?

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