Brocade XMR/MLX VLAN bit counters (Cacti graphs for brocade VLANS) (95% billing).

Erik Muller erikm at
Mon Jan 14 16:37:20 UTC 2013

On 1/14/13 9:00 , James Wininger wrote:
> All,
> We are running into an issue with Brocade where we are finding it difficult to to graph VLAN interfaces for bits (in/out) across a tagged (trunk) interface. On Cisco this is not an issue. So what we end up with in Cacti is a blank (no data) graph.

Depending on the specific hardware you're using, you may be out of luck - 
early generations of MLX/XMR line cards don't support per-vlan statistics; 
you need to have the new 8x10GE cards (or a few others of the current 
generation) to have those counters available.


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