Michel Schilthuizen wrote:
>I am happy to see that snmp was added to M0n0wall. This should get me started
>on having bandwidth graphs.
Me too, just look at http://stats.cynisk.net/10.0.0.1_2.html ! Nice huh?
And this pretty output only required me to run the command "mrtgcfgmaker
public@<m0n0wall IP> >mrtg.conf" and set up a cron job to run "mrtg
mrtg.conf" every 5 minutes. It could probably be made prettier, but it
makes a good start.
>However, I am not really able to figure out how it should work. I assume
>M0n0wall sends snmptraps to a machine (what does system contact mean), which
>logs the traps, which are used by mrtg?
>Could anyone point me to a website at which this is further explained?
The MRTG site at http://people.ee.ethz.ch/~oetiker/webtools/mrtg/ is a
is another which explains the SNMP protocol a little more in detail,
with focus on ucd-snmp (which is what m0n0wall uses).