This manual page documents briefly the programs associated with Cricket.
program compiles the Cricket config tree (found in /etc/cricket) into the format
read by the collector. It is normally run after editing the files in the
config tree. No options are needed.
program reads a Cricket configuration from /etc/cricket, compiled by the
command, and collects and stores data according to the information found there.
It is normally run periodically from a cron(8) job.
grapher.cgi is a CGI program to display the data collected by
Cricket in a graphical format. It is usually accessed using a web
browser, e.g. using the URL http://localhost/cgi-bin/cricket/grapher.cgi.
It will allow you to navigate around all of the targets in the config
This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution
because the original program does not have a manual page.
Instead, it has documentation in the HTML format; see below.
The programs are documented fully by various HTML documents
available via the help system, or directly in /usr/share/doc/cricket.
dhelp(1), dwww(1), cron(8)
This manual page was written by Matt Zimmerman <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).