Subject: Re: [Q] utilization on an network interface?
To: Stephan Pietzko <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/12/2005 14:30:14
In message <>, Stephan Pietzko w
>Martin Husemann <> wrote
>> > I have found netstat -s, but that shows only the grand total of
>> > packages.
>>   netstat -I ${interface} -w 1
>> do what you want?
>hmmm .. not bad, but i can only see package count, not the size of the
>packages. Is there a option in netstat, so that i can get mbit/sec?

-b will give bytes, as is well-documented in the man page.

		--Steven M. Bellovin,