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 From:  James Doherty <james at zeald dot com>
 To:  Gary <gary at kryptic dash x dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Status: Interfaces
 Date:  Mon, 16 May 2005 07:36:15 +1200
On Sun, 2005-05-15 at 13:52 -0400, Gary wrote:
> Just a quick question about the Interfaces section of m0n0wall.  Has 
> anyone else noticed that that the In/out packets and the amount of data 
> transferred in GB seems to reset itself after it reaches about 4 GB?  I 
> have been watching the amount of data and it seems to made it to about 
> 3.9 GB and then the next day it was down to about 2.5 GB.  Anyone else 
> see this?

I've been told that this is because a 32bit counter is used to count the
traffic. Eventually it fills up and has to start from zero again.

James Doherty - Systems Engineer
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