Subject: Re: ipf counting and rrdtool
To: None <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/11/2001 09:06:47
On Wed, 11 Jul 2001, Gwilym Evans wrote:

> I'm using simple rules such as:
> count in on ppp0 from any to any
> count out on ppp0 from any to any
> and also some extended rules:
> count in on le0 from to !
> count out on le0 from ! to
> for each pc to show the amount of real traffic being sent through ipnat.

Sorry to be a little off-topic here, but what are the differences between
using ipf/ipfstat and using netstat to report bytes in and out?

What are the benefits (or disadvantages) of using netstat versus ipf to
keep tabs on the usage?

   Jeremy C. Reed