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Source code changes of the file "INSTALL_BSD" between
vnstat-2.7.tar.gz and vnstat-2.8.tar.gz

About: vnStat is a console-based network traffic monitor (using the /proc filesystem).

INSTALL_BSD  (vnstat-2.7):INSTALL_BSD  (vnstat-2.8)
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@reboot ~/bin/vnstatd -d @reboot ~/bin/vnstatd -d
If you found yourself using a strange editor then `man vi` may help. If you found yourself using a strange editor then `man vi` may help.
Make sure the configuration file (`~/.vnstatrc`) has the log option either Make sure the configuration file (`~/.vnstatrc`) has the log option either
disabled or set to a file that is located in a place where you have write disabled or set to a file that is located in a place where you have write
permissions, such as your home dir. Then try starting the daemon with permissions, such as your home dir. Then try starting the daemon with
vnstatd -d vnstatd -d
After that wait for (or generate) at least 1024 bytes of network traffic After that wait for (or generate) at least 1 byte of network traffic
(and 5 min for the next database file save). (and 5 min for the next database file save).
vnstat vnstat
Now you should get some stats about your network usage. See the config Now you should get some statistics about your network usage. See the config
file `~/.vnstatrc` for interface and other settings. file `~/.vnstatrc` for interface and other settings.
# Appendix: Running the test suite # Appendix: Running the test suite
This step isn't mandatory for using vnStat. This step isn't mandatory for using vnStat.
The source package includes a test suite for validating many of the The source package includes a test suite for validating many of the
functionalities provided and used by the executables. The test suite requires functionalities provided and used by the executables. The test suite requires
the Check unit testing framework ( https://libcheck.github.io/check/ ) to the Check unit testing framework ( https://libcheck.github.io/check/ ) to
be installed and available (usually `devel/check` in ports). The configure be installed and available (usually `devel/check` in ports). The configure
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