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Cacti bandwidth monitoring tool in debian etch

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Cacti is a complete network graphing solution designed to harness the power of RRDTool’s data storage and graphing functionality. Cacti provides a fast poller, advanced graph templating, multiple data acquisition methods, and user management features out of the box. All of this is wrapped in an intuitive, easy to use interface that makes sense for LAN-sized installations up to complex networks with hundreds of devices.

Requirements for Cacti:

* Apache Web server
* RRDTool 1.0.48 or greater
* MySQL 3.23 or greater, 4.0.20d or greater highly recommended for advanced features
* PHP 4.1 or greater, 4.3.6 or greater highly recommended for advanced features
* net-snmp

Before installing cacti you need to install mysql server and all other requirements will be installed at the time of cacti installation

Install Mysql Server Debian Etch
#apt-get install mysql-server

Install cati in Debian Etch
#apt-get install cacti

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