How often does rstats write to disk?

Discussion in 'Tomato Firmware' started by jan.n, Oct 12, 2009.

  1. jan.n

    jan.n LI Guru Member


    my rstats file resides on a /cifs1 mount and I'd like to put it on /cifs2 which is mounted from another machine.

    Yesterday I copied all the files to the new location and changed the rstats-configuration accordingly via the webinterface. Since then, the file has not been written to, the timestamp did not change.

    Did I make something wrong?
  2. bogderpirat

    bogderpirat Network Guru Member

    does the log mention cifs errors?
    you can specify the writing interval under administration->bandwidth monitoring.
  3. jan.n

    jan.n LI Guru Member

    No errors in the log. The default setting for writing interval is 2 days, I changed that to "every hour", let's see what happens.

    Thank you!
  4. jan.n

    jan.n LI Guru Member

    Checked and it works.
    Now, what's a decent setting for "writing interval" when writing to a cifs-share?
    IMHO the shortest possible is best, because in the case of a router failure there's only litte data lost, am I right?
  5. bogderpirat

    bogderpirat Network Guru Member

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