RE: [Cflowd] No data files, 'netstat -an' show port is IDLE

From: Muhammad Atiq Alam (
Date: Sat Oct 26 2002 - 03:25:42 PDT

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    it appears that a few amendments have made a difference. There was an
    in the cflowd.conf file with the collector stanza. Its working now.

    Thanx newayz.


    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: [] On Behalf
    Of Muhammad Atiq Alam
    > Sent: Saturday, October 26, 2002 1:12 PM
    > To:
    > Subject: [Cflowd] No data files, 'netstat -an' show port is IDLE
    > I am simply not getting any data files created at all. Here is what I
    > doing.
    > i'm running cflowdmux and cflowd on my SunOS 5.5.1 system. Earlier I
    > running netflow and I was getting regular data files created. Then I
    > used the same port settings and started cflowd. I can see cflowd
    > when I check 'ps -eaf'. And I also see my router sending me flow data
    > when I run "snoop" for the particular port on my system (it should
    > because it was storing the data for netflow). But I don't find any
    > files being created for cflow!!
    > I also checked 'flowwatch all' and I see lot of data flowing... but I
    > can't figure out how this can help me.
    > Could some one please point out where I am going wrong?
    > Thank You,
    > Atiq

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