[rrd-users] Re: large installations

Jesper Skriver jesper at skriver.dk
Wed Oct 6 18:35:31 MEST 1999

On Wed, Oct 06, 1999 at 09:31:01AM -0700, John Payne wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 06, 1999 at 06:18:13PM +0200, Jesper Skriver wrote:
> > On Wed, Oct 06, 1999 at 09:12:50AM -0700, John Payne wrote:
> > > Any hints/tips for measuring a fairly large installation of routers?
> > > 
> > > Only around 1000 to 2000 routers...
> > 
> > What do you want to measure ?
> > 
> > I have a application that monitor all interfaces for in/out bytes,
> > pakets, errors, and all routers for cpu load, free/used memory.
> in/out is the urgent one... memory, cpu, errors, etc are desirable

The easiest would be to write a program, that pull's the routers
interface tables, and write a cricket config file. Do this on a periodic
basis, like every 8 hours, and let cricket handle the rest ...

I'm unable to supply my program, as it's very specific to our network,
and has some bugs, maybe later, when I get i cleaned up.


Jesper Skriver (JS4261-RIPE), Network manager      
Tele Danmark DataNet, IP section (AS3292)

One Unix to rule them all, One Resolver to find them,
One IP to bring them all and in the zone to bind them.

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