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Questions tagged [network-monitoring]

Network monitoring systems check and report the status of network components, so administrators are alerted by degraded performance or outages.

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Is there a Meter to indicate current Network Activity to the xfce4-panel

I already have a meter on the xfce4 panel which indicates the current CPU load (blue themometer), the current memory load (green thermomeer) and the current swap storage load (a yellow thermometer). ...
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xymon-4.3.28/configure.server: 94: .: Can't open build/fping.sh

I downloaded and installed all the prerequisites, and I run a configure file to build xymon. But I am getting the following error: xymon-4.3.28/configure.server: 94: .: Can't open build/fping.sh ...
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How to configure xubuntu panel network to a specifc network interface

Please consider the picture below. I have installed the xfce widget for network load monitoring but in the settings there is no option to select which network adapter is uses. By occasion, system has ...
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How we can monitor the network traffic of logs transferred through the rsyslog

I'm consolidating the client logs to a centralized server in Ubuntu using the rsyslog deamon. While consolidating the logs, how can i see the amount of network traffic or file size transferred from ...
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Looking for a tool to monitor Ubuntu network uptime

I'm looking for a tool to run on my Ubuntu box to watch the network uptime. If it goes offline while the tool is running, a specific task should be executed.
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Is there an alternative for vnstat network traffic monitor?

After upgrading from Ubuntu 14.04 to 18.04 my USB modem's interface name changed from wwan0 to wwx001e101f0000. I do not mind that and also read this has some good reasons. Unfortunately vnstat ...
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How to check network bandwidth capacity in my Ubuntu device?

I need to check my ethernets cards network bandwidth capacity. The software instructions gives this command: sudo ethtool eth0 | grep Speed But when I try to run it in Ubuntu, I get this error: ...
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Need a service to monitor network traffic for every processes

Is there a tool as service which can monitor network traffic for every processes. So that I can use command-line to analyze the usage?
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configure error: cannot find ssl library (gtmess)

updated I have tried to install gtmess messenger according to their instruction but when i want to configure it the following error appears: checking for SSL_library_init in -lssl... no checking if -...
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Abnormally high network traffic on Ubuntu Bionic

Using nload I see a constant inbound traffic of 2.77MBit/s on my LAN connection. nethogs accounts for only 0.1KB/s of that. Tried rebooting, without logging in to the GUI, and still the same inbound ...
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Tuxcut brings this error on lauching

<PyQt4.QtCore.QVariant object at 0x7febd57a32a8> Traceback (most recent call last): File "/opt/TuxCut/run.py", line 18, in <module> tux = TuxCut() File "/opt/TuxCut/TuxCut.py", ...
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ipswitch CPU performance monitors not working Ubuntu. no such object error

I have created and enabled a custom perf. monitor (Without Errors) for this test Ubuntu server. I am using a MIB that I think would work, "wwCpuLoad" OID:1.3.6.1.4.1.17163.1.102.5.1. in the error logs ...
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Get network usage from specific date on terminal

On vnstat I can get the month, day, hour or top 10 days network usage. Is there anyway that I can get the network usage from specific date on the terminal? by vnstat or another tool? Edit: I want to ...
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Traceroute method to print the route that packets follow to a network host

Is there a particular traceroute method/options to print the route that packets follow to a network host, include showing the possible proxy servers and a network tap that installed on the link ...
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network traffic monitor over time

I am running an ubuntu server 16 and are looking to use an application that runs as a daemon collecting network traffic stats over time (day/week/month) and displays it in some form. I should be able ...
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Kippo Honey statup failure

When I try to start my installed kippo honey using ./start.sh, it shows following error. How can I fix this?
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Ubuntu bootables [duplicate]

i'd like to install a Libre NMS on Ubuntu and compress it as an os installer for next time i want to recover to install an Ubuntu OS it should have the NMS installed. Please leave a comment of a ...
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Station mode disabled and invalid band on Ubuntu 17.10

Why is station mode disabled? airodump-ng --ignore-negative-one -bssid outputs, Error: invalid band(s) airmon-ng start wlps20b1mon outputs (mac80211 monitor mode vif enabled for [phy0]wlp2s0b1 ...
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cant get monitor mode “Aircrack-ng” in my ubuntu 17.10

here is problem.there isn't monitor mode.so i can't use aircrack-ng please help me!
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Set dstat output unit

The dstat command output unit is depended on how much the value is, from Byte to GigaByte or more. I want to set the output unit, for example, always it should be Byte, something like the df command ...
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How to monitor the network acess of a specific app?

I'd like to know when a specific app is accessing the network, from the moment I launch this app to the moment I close it. I'm aware about netHogs, but it will only list the more network hungry ...
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Tap NIC Auto Up on Reboot Issues

I am running Ubuntu 16.04.3 and have 2 NICs, ens160 and ens192. Ens160 is for management and functions fine, however, ens192 is receiving data from a tap. The problem I'm having with ens192 is that it ...
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Adjust timeperiod for background scanning? [duplicate]

is it possible to adjust the automatic background scanning timeperiod? I want to decrease the time period. Thanks.
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Conky network section doesn't report IP or activity

I recently got a refurbished Thinkpad T430s and installed Ubuntu Mate 16.04.3 LTS. One of my customizations was to install conky and download a .conkyrc that gives me a running performance monitor -- ...
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Task manager a UI like with Windows 10's one

I like the UI in the Windows 10 task manager: In particular, I like the fact that the most important four shared resources on a computer are displayed without spurious information, and the color-...
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Not able to create AD HOC network

I am trying to create an adhoc network with following command in ubuntu 16.04: "sudo iwconfig wlan0 mode ad-hoc essid my-mesh-network ap 02:12:34:56:78:9A channel 1" however when I try to enable the ...
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watch with arp produce no output

I would like to display the output table of the arp command every 30 seconds, so that I can monitor Address Resolution Protocol traffic on my network. Unfortunately arp doesn't have such option. It ...
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How to log all process names that connect to the internet?

I found a virus in Windows 10 today, or at least debris of it and want to make sure Ubuntu is not similarly compromised. How can I log all process names that (try to) make an outgoing internet ...
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how to prevent the computer from going into sleep mode when data is being read over ethernet?

I use my desktop as a file server for music which plays on my Sonos system. Now, after the computer hasn't been in use for time X, it will go to standby/sleep mode and thus, the music will stop. Now I ...
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How can I install Stor2rrd?

I'm new to Linux. I need to install Stor2rrd and I'm trying to follow these instructions I'm confused about where I put that sentence in apache2.conf:
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processes consuming data over network

Since using a usb modem with a 2GB contract per month, I need to take care of who's consuming data over network. It turns out that: 1) snapd connects from time to time, is there a way to configure it? ...
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How to record ip connections on my machine?

I have an ubuntu laptop and I would like to record my internet connection continuously. In other words I want to save in a txt file all the ips that my machine connects to in a certain amount of ...
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Setting up a Raspberry Pi to monitor on Multiple Channels with Nexmon Drivers

I'm pretty far in the process of using a Raspberry Pi to monitor network traffic, using tcpdump. I then send the file to a kali linux desktop, using scp. Then I view the data in wireshark. I'd like ...
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How can I monitor data usage only when connected to a specific gateway?

I have a laptop that I connect to different network. I have a limited data plan at home and I want to monitor data usage only at home network. I know vnstat monitors interface only and it is not ...
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Ping monitoring program

I'm looking for a tool that I can use to monitor my ping time to a gaming server in real time. I've been getting lag spikes and want to watch where they are happening, how often, etc. I'm very new to ...
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How to turn off Network Discovery and Share between computers on LAN in ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I want to disable my Network Discovery and Share between computers on LAN in ubuntu 16.04 LTS . Please help in terms of terminal coding or may be another way.
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Is there a Linux utility for monitoring hosts with GUI? [closed]

I need a program for Linux desktop to monitor hosts with GUI. Like PingInfoView for Windows. Or 10-Strike Network Monitor. What would you recommend? Please, before you answer view functionality ...
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Nagios core installation problem

i tried to configure nagios and every thing went fine and even installed apache2 web server. The final step of installation is generating a web link and access the dashboard using browser. But while ...
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Network Usage Monitor

Is there any working app to monitor Daily, Weekly , Monthly data usage via wifi/Ethernet. I do have limited data usage plans. System monitor is not of my taste, it just tell me data usage of current ...
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airmonn-ng doesnt create monitor

I have Ubuntu 16.04 as a guest VM runnin on a windows host. I have a USB wifi connector plugged in and this is visible and working in my VM Now, I'm trying to run the command "sudo airmon-ng start ...
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how to register call back if /sys/class/net/eth0/operstate value changes

I want to get a callback if network link status changes from plugged to unplugged or viceversa. Could someone please help me telling the required packages to be installed and API to use ?
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How to check network usage over past X minutes

I have a media PC (that is also a web test server on the LAN) that I want to reboot every so often as long as it is not in use. I have tests in place for the server using kodi, myth etc (its the ...
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Nethogs → creating socket failed while establishing local IP - are you root?

Following update of my Kubuntu, I'm not able to monitor my network consumption using nethogs: sudo nethogs enp1s0 creating socket failed while establishing local IP - are you root? Kernel $ uname -...
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NTM - Network Traffic Monitor GUI

I installed NTM and I have a few queries: I tried to launch it both from cl or using the icon but I do not know if it is running ! Whenever I tried to launch it from terminal I am getting "Vector ...
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Long Network History in 14.04?

I have only one minute system monitoring in my current setting. I would like to have longer scale. How can you have longer timeline of network history in 14.04?
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Setting up tipc on Trusty

I am trying to setup tipc i.e tipcutils. I would like to use it to monitor my network for clustering, drbd/ocfs2. It seems the package is currently missing in Trusty although it is referenced ...
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Find out what network data is being sent/ recieved

I have recently had a data cap put on my mobile wifi subscription, in order to make sure I am paying for what I use and not more I am trying to track my usage. Having looked around the best way I have ...
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how much bandwidth is currently used by network

In windows there was a status info for the connection like how much data was used in the session . is there some thing similar for that
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Net speed indicator for Ubuntu 15.04

What are some net speed indicator available for Ubuntu 15.04 and how to install them?
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How to keep track on network usage for long time in system monitor [duplicate]

When I get connected to internet then I open system monitor to track the speed and total uploads and downloads. When I get disconnected and then connected to the network then in system monitor the ...