Subject: Re: Resetting ip, icmp etc statistics
To: Liam J. Foy <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-net
Date: 03/31/2006 01:09:04
On Thu, Mar 30, 2006 at 08:44:21PM +0100, David Laight wrote:
> Generally resetting stats is a bad idea since you don't actually know
> how many different pieces of software are trying to read them.
> Much better is to have a display program capable of showing you the deltas.

Agreed, but we already have precedent in ifconfig -z