Small Application that can track Bandwidth Usage from my Home Laptop

Jatin daveyjatin at gmail.com
Wed Jan 20 16:32:56 UTC 2010


Amedee Van Gasse (ub) wrote:
> On Wed, January 20, 2010 16:28, Jatin wrote:
>   
>> Hi
>>
>> I need a small software that can track the bandwidth used from and to my
>> laptop at home. It should have the provision to save the statistics on a
>> daily , weekly , monthly and yearly basis. something as small as
>> Netmeter used on windows Boxes:
>>     
>
> vnstat, it is in the repositories.
> http://humdi.net/vnstat/ for screenshots
>
> If you want pretty pictures, there is a PHP frontend:
> http://www.sqweek.com/sqweek/index.php?p=1
>
> Live example: http://amedee.be/vnstat/
>
>
>   
Hi Amedee

I installed Vnstat from the repositories and added two interfaces to its 
database. I have one question here. Will vnstat automatically start the 
next time my laptop reboots ?

BTW , Vnstat fulfills my requirments and i like the tool.

Thanks
Jatin




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