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SOFTFLOWCTL(8)		FreeBSD	System Manager's Manual		SOFTFLOWCTL(8)

NAME
     softflowctl -- Remote control program for softflowd

SYNOPSIS
     softflowctl [-h] [-c ctl_sock] command

DESCRIPTION
     softflowctl is a remote control program used to control a running
     softflowd(8) daemon.

     The command line options are as follows:

     -c	ctlsock
	     Specify an	alternate location for the remote control socket.  De-
	     fault is /var/run/softflowd.ctl

     -h	     Display command line usage	information.

COMMANDS
     shutdown
	     Ask softflowd(8) to gracefully exit.  This	is equivalent to send-
	     ing it a SIGTERM or SIGINT.

     exit    Ask softflowd(8) to immediately exit.  No flow expiry processing
	     or	data export is performed.

     expire-all
	     Immediately expire	all tracked flows.

     delete-all
	     Immediately delete	all tracked flows.  No flow expiry processing
	     or	data export is performed.

     statistics
	     Return statistics collected by softflowd(8) on expired flows.

     debug+  Increase the debugging level of softflowd(8)

     debug-  Decrease the debugging level.

     stop-gather
	     Stops network data	collection by softflowd(8).

     start-gather
	     Resumes network data collection.

     dump-flows
	     Return information	on all tracked flows.

     timeouts
	     Print information on flow timeout parameters.

     send-template
	     Resend a NetFlow v.9 template record before the next flow export.
	     Has no effect for other flow export versions.

BUGS
     All times are unconditionally displayed in	UTC, regardless	of the system
     timezone.	Please report bugs in softflowctl to
     https://github.com/irino/softflowd/issues

AUTHORS
     Damien Miller <djm@mindrot.org>
     Hitoshi Irino (current maintainer)	<irino@sfc.wide.ad.jp>

SEE ALSO
     softflowd(8)

FreeBSD	13.0		       October 18, 2002			  FreeBSD 13.0

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