System Administration Guide: IP Services
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Setting Up Flow Accounting (Task Map)

The following task map lists the generic tasks for obtaining information about traffic flows by using the flowacct module.



For Instructions

1. Create a file to contain accounting information for traffic flows.

Use the acctadm command to create a file that holds the results of processing by flowacct.

How to Create a File for Flow-Accounting Data

2. Define flowacct parameters in the IPQoS configuration file.

Define values for the timer, timeout, and max_limit parameters.

How to Enable Accounting for a Class in the IPQoS Configuration File

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