I would like to use EEM, preferable an applet to monitor the number of bytes in an output queue on an interface of a catalyst 6500. Has anyone done this that can provide guidence an/or is there a better way to do this.
Preferable I'd like to get an alarm when it reaches a specific limit. I'm not lookin for packets in the queue like what we get from show int, I'm looking for number of bytes.
I currently do not track this information and have not been able to find a way to get it. I would like it for input as well as output queues. The switches I'm hopeful to monitor are 6500's with Sup32 and Sup720s.
[toc:faq]The ProblemOn traditional switches whenever we have a trunk
interface we use the VLAN tag to demultiplex the VLANs. The switch needs
to determine which MAC Address table to look in for a forwarding
decision. To do this we require the switch to do...
[toc:faq]Introduction:Netdr is a tool available on a RSP720, Sup720 or
Sup32 that allows one to capture packets on the RP or SP inband. The
netdr command can be used to capture both Tx and Rx packets in the
software switching path. This is not a substitut...
IntroductionOSPF, being a link-state protocol, allows for every router
in the network to know of every link and OSPF speaker in the entire
network. From this picture each router independently runs the Shortest
Path First (SPF) algorithm to determine the b...