Subject: Re: Resetting ip, icmp etc statistics
To: Havard Eidnes <email@example.com>
From: Liam J. Foy <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/31/2006 22:51:19
On 22:54, Fri 31 Mar 06, Havard Eidnes wrote:
> "Real" routers where statistics is normally collected using SNMP
> and who also have this "clear counters" function do this IMO the
> right way, i.e. by checkpointing the base level for the counters
> and only displaying the difference compared to this base level
> when commands equivalent to "netstat" are run.
Could you explain this approach a little more to me please? How and when
are the 'checkpoints' made?
Liam J. Foy