Re: missing statistics in network drivers

Cristian Gafton (
Sat, 15 Jul 1995 22:37:36 +0300 (EET DST)

On Tue, 11 Jul 1995, Michael Dillon wrote:

> Now that people are promoting Linux as a viable operating system for
> corporate environments, this lack of true octet statistics is IMHO an
> impediment and since corporate people really aren't interested in beta
> test (i.e 1.3.x) kernels, IMHO the fix should go into 1.2.x.
> Of course, as always, YMMV

We need this also. And not only on net drivers, but also on
ppp/slip/cslip. Telling someone that his traffic is xxxxxxxx packets
means nothing to him.

Cristian Gafton

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