[Mageia-sysadm] questions about our infrastructure setup & costs

Michael Scherer misc at zarb.org
Tue Apr 3 07:53:48 CEST 2012

Le mardi 03 avril 2012 à 03:36 +0200, Maarten Vanraes a écrit :
> Op maandag 02 april 2012 21:00:30 schreef Michael scherer:
> [...]
> > We do not have accounting per chunk so the bandwidth would be aggregated.
> > We can add accounting, but that would requires some iptables trick, and
> > we should let it run for 1 month to have proper data.
> [...]
> in iptables-addons (not sure if it's packaged yet), there's an iptaccount 
> target, that can be usefull for counters for a whole subnet, so, there's no 
> need to do a iptables trick for it.

Yes, that's what I call a iptables tricks. 

But since that's not packaged, a easier way would be to add 2 tables,
and to direct packaet using simple jump, and to just count packet there
using traditional iptables packet counting. Or using ipacct ( easier to
package IMHO than a iptables addon ).

Michael Scherer

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