'Cacti' is a frontend to RRDTool. It stores all of the necessary information to create graphs and populate them with data in a MySQL database. The frontend is completely PHP driven. Along with being able to maintain graphs, data sources, and round robin archives in a database, Cacti also handles the data gathering. There is SNMP support for those used to creating traffic graphs with MRTG.
DocumentationUser manual available in HTML format from http://www.raxnet.net/products/cacti/docs/manual/index.htm; User install guide available in HTML format from http://www.raxnet.net/products/cacti/documentation.php?action=view&id=6
released on 10 September 2005
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||10 July 2003|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=34886|
|Help||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/cacti-announce|
|Support||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/cacti-user|
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://bugzilla.raxnet.net/|
|Required to use||PHP 4.1 or later|
|Weak prerequisite||Net-SNMP UCD-SNMP 4.2 (for SNMP support)|
|Required to use||MySQL 3.23 or later|
|Required to use||rrdtool 1.0.25 or later|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 6 July 2005.
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