[netflow-tools] Why flowd

Damien Miller djm at mindrot.org
Thu Apr 28 10:22:09 EST 2005

Justin Pietsch wrote:
> Hi
> I've just discovered flowd and I have to ask why does flowd exist when
> there already is flow-tools. What does it do that cannot be done or is
> hard with flow-tools?

I haven't used flow-tools, I wrote flowd because I needed some
particular features for a client (in particular, the fast front-end
filtering that flowd does). Fortunately I was able to release it
under a free license.


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