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*Ntop is available in the Extra repository
 
*Ntop is available in the Extra repository
 
  # pacman -S ntop
 
  # pacman -S ntop
*Before running ntop, you must set an admin password
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*Before running ntop, you must set the admin password while logged in as root (or via sudo)
 
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  # ntop --set-admin-password=''password''
  $ nano ~/.conkyrc
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*Next, start the ntop service:
*Alternatively, you can use the default config at {{Filename|/etc/conky/conky.conf}}:
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# /etc/rc.d/ntop start
$ cp /etc/conky/conky.conf ~/.conkyrc
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*If preferred, add ntop to DAEMONS list in /etc/rc.conf to start process automatically at boot

Revision as of 00:05, 9 August 2009

Introduction

Ntop is a network traffic probe that offers RMON-like network traffic statistics via a web browser.

Installation & Configuration

  • Ntop is available in the Extra repository
# pacman -S ntop
  • Before running ntop, you must set the admin password while logged in as root (or via sudo)
# ntop --set-admin-password=password
  • Next, start the ntop service:
# /etc/rc.d/ntop start
  • If preferred, add ntop to DAEMONS list in /etc/rc.conf to start process automatically at boot