lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:	29 Jun 2007 19:30:23 +0200
From:	Andi Kleen <>
To:	David Stevens <>
Cc:	Rick Jones <>, Chris Snook <>,
	Linux Network Development list <>
Subject: Re: a maze of twisty stats, most different

David Stevens <> writes:

> I think there's a more general problem that's a huge hassle. There are 
> lots of
> new SNMP MIB's, but no conventions (that I'm aware of, at least) to allow 
> for
> changes to the /proc entries that get them to applications. 

Actually /proc/net/snmp and netstat -s are extensible. If you add a new
MIB or field there it should just show up in netstat -s. It won't know about
the text decoding that is done for the early traditional MIBs, but that
is already not there for most of the newer fields.

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe netdev" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at

Powered by blists - more mailing lists