gathering tor traffic stats
Udo van den Heuvel
udovdh at xs4all.nl
Sun Feb 11 11:10:41 UTC 2007
Max Berger wrote:
> Am Sonntag, den 11.02.2007, 09:38 +0100 schrieb Udo van den Heuvel:
>> What is the recommended way of gathering tor traffic stats?
>> (total bytes in/out of my node)
> I opened the control port in my torrc with "ControlPort 9051" and get my
> traffic stats with
> echo -en "authenticate\r\ngetinfo accounting/bytes\r\nquit\r\n" | \
> nc localhost 9051
For that method to work I have to enable accounting which I do not
really need. Also these counters reset periodically instead of couting
up to the 32-bit max.
I just need traffic counters somewhat like on an ethernet card.
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