Sasacct fetches traffic stats via ipchains, ipfstat, iptables, pf, Cisco IP accounting, and SNMP.
Version: 1.0.2Sasacct fetches traffic stats via ipchains, ipfstat, iptables, pf, Cisco IP accounting, and SNMP. [COPYRIGHT=]
License: BSD License
Operating System: Linux
Using external program you have 4 options:
a) Linux 2.2.x with ipchains
b) Linux 2.4.x with iptables
c) OpenBSD using Daren Reed's ipf
d) OpenBSD >= 3.0 with pf
Using SNMP you have 2 options for accounting:
a) query the router for byte counters for specific interface
b) if your router is cisco you can use the 'ip accounting' feature
and get a table with source and destination ip's and a byte counter
and extract the needed information.
For displaying the collected information sasacct has cgi-script with username/password authentication which can display the data on a per daily basis generating
on-the-fly graphics with bandwith utilization. It can also generate static bandwith utilization graphics on 5 minutes interval. Information on how to configure SASacct is included
in the package.