[netflow-tools] flowd benchmark
gijs at looze.net
Wed Jul 13 21:05:12 EST 2005
Damien Miller wrote:
> (I assume that you are using flowd-0.8.5)
> flowd doesn't detect if packets are dropped by the kernel before they
> reach the daemon. It should check the netflow v5+ sequence numbers, and
> this is already on the todo list.
ah ok, good :)
> Does turning off storing the CRC32 in flowd.conf speed this up?
I just did another test with flowd only logging AS info and octets, this
with the following results:
finished in 145 seconds
twice as fast, but still much more slower than flowtools.
> If I get time, I'll look at it on the weekend.
Great. I really prefer flowd, but I need speed. If I can be of any help,
let me know.
thanks for the fast reply!
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