[lvs-users] Weird values for lvsServiceStatsInBytes

Joseph Mack NA3T jmack at wm7d.net
Thu Oct 2 12:12:17 BST 2008

On Wed, 1 Oct 2008, Jack Neely wrote:

>    http://install.linux.ncsu.edu/pub/yum/CLS/CLSTools.EL4/srpms/net-snmp-lvs-module-0.0.4-1.EL4.src.rpm


> The values provided for the lvsServiceStatsInBytes attributes are not
> right.  They don't seem to be bits or bytes.  Cacti is graphing out my
> ssh service as doing terabytes of traffic per second.  Running snmpwalk
> ; sleep 2 ; snmpwalk gives me the following:
> SNMPv2-SMI::enterprises.8225.4711. = Counter64: 4927135724047695874
> SNMPv2-SMI::enterprises.8225.4711. = Counter64: 4927141668282433538
> Running ipvsadm -L --stats for the same firewall mark prints out the
> in bytes service counter at 9737M.
> What have I messed up?

The snmp-lvs module doesn't get a lot of use (and I haven't 
used it myself). There may be a bug somewhere that needs to 
be fixed. Maybe someone who's used it will pop up and say 
whether this counter works.


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