[mrtg] graphing cisco virtual interface/PPPoE users

Khemara Lyn lin.kh at wicam.com.kh
Tue Apr 6 10:21:46 CEST 2010

Thanks for your quick response again. I am not sure if I can write the 
plugin but i will give it a try.


On 04/06/2010 03:10 PM, Steve Shipway wrote:
> You will need to write it yourself!  As far as I know, noone has yet produced such a plugin.  Instructions for how to write a MRTG data collection plugin are available on the MRTG website -- basically, it needs to
> (a) exit with status 0, and
> (b) output two numbers in the form "xxxxx\nyyyyy\n\n\n"  where xxxx and yyyy are the In and Out components respectively (or U for unknown)
> You can write it in any language (I prefer Perl but its up to you).  You've already shown you can write shellscript so maybe that's the one for you to use?
> Steve
> ________________________________________
> From: Khemara Lyn [lin.kh at wicam.com.kh]
> ...
> Thanks for your insightful comments. I agree that, the plugin would be a
> more suitable solution. May I know where I can get the plugin and how to
> get it to work?

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