May 16, 2009

Bandwidthd Howto

Ive been searching on how to install bandwidthd...and finally found it. It works for me!

Thanks to howto from planetmy:

[root@planetmy]# tar xvfz bandwidthd-2.0.1.tgz
[root@planetmy]# cd bandwidthd
Configure and install the Bandwidthd source:
[root@planetmy]# ./configure && make install

Please make sure you have:
libpcap from http://www.tcpdump.org/
libpng from http://www.libpng.org/
libgd from http://www.boutell.com/gd/

Edit /usr/local/bandwidthd/etc/bandwidthd.conf
to suit your network environment.

Start Bandwidthd
/usr/local/bandwidthd/bandwidthd

Point your Apache Virtual Host to
/usr/local/bandwidthd/htdocs for browse
the bandwidthd graph.

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