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Software flow-based network monitor

'softflowd' is a software flow-based network monitor. It tracks network traffic flows and report aggregate statistics as well as (optionally) export Cisco Netflow compatible datagrams. It can listen on a promiscuous network interface or read store pcap capture files, and includes a sophisticated control interface. It is designed for minimal CPU load on busy networks.



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Janet Casey

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30 September 2004

Leaders and contributors

Damien Miller Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview
Debian (Ref)
Bug TrackingHomepage

Software prerequisites

Required to buildlibpcap


"Debian (Ref)" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

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