[netflow-tools] Re: Pcap dropping packets

Damien Miller djm at mindrot.org
Mon May 16 16:47:05 EST 2005

Bogdan Ghita wrote:
> Not that I'm aware of :)
> softflowd -i eth0 -m 3000000 -v 5 -n tester:2000
> /usr/local/netflow/bin/flow-capture -w /var/netflow/ft
> tester/tester/2000 - 5 -V5 -E1G -n 287 -N 0
> -R/usr/local/netflow/bin/linkme
> (is there anything else that is setting any filters?)

I have had a chance to test this a bit now. Either your libpcap reports
different things than mine in the statistics (possible) or you are
indeed overrunning your box's ability to process packets.


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