[rrd-users] Bits/sec and GB/month

Simon Hobson linux at thehobsons.co.uk
Mon Oct 20 17:43:34 CEST 2008

Tobias Oetiker wrote:

>  > Eg, suppose you have a step period of 300s (ie 5 minutes), and your
>>  rate is 300bytes/sec. The stored rate will be 1.
>no ... it would store 300 since the stored rate is always PER
>second. So for your example it should be 1byte/s.

Oops, bit of brain fade there - I really meant to write 
300bytes/step. OK, rediculously low data rate, but makes the numbers 

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