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SOFTFLOWCTL

SOFTFLOWCTL

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NAME

softflowctl - Remote control program for softflowd  

SYNOPSIS

softflowctl [-h ] [-c ctl_sock ] command  

DESCRIPTION

softflowctl is a remote control program used to control a running softflowd(8) daemon.

The command-line options are as follows:

-c ctlsock
Specify an alternate location for the remote control socket. Default is /var/run/softflowd.ctl
-h
Displays commandline usage information.

 

COMMANDS

shutdown
Ask softflowd(8) to gracefully exit. This is equivalent to sending it a SIGTERM or SIGINT
exit
Ask softflowd(8) to immediately exit. No flow expiry processing or data export is performed.
expire-all
Immediately expire all tracked flows.
delete-all
Immediately delete all tracked flows. No flow expiry processing or data export is performed.
statistics
Return statistics collected by softflowd(8) on expired flows.
debug+
Increase the debugging level of softflowd(8)
debug-
Decrease the debugging level.
stop-gather
Stops network data collection by softflowd(8).
start-gather
Resumes network data collection.
dump-flows
Return information on all tracked flows.
timeouts
Print information on flow timeout parameters.
send-template
Resend a NetFlow v.9 template record before the next flow export. Has no effect for other flow export versions.

 

AUTHORS

Damien Miller <djm@mindrot.org>  

SEE ALSO

softflowd(8)


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
COMMANDS
AUTHORS
SEE ALSO

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