cnfsstat - Show usage of CNFS buffers


   cnfsstat [-ahpPsv] [-c class] [-i seconds] [-l [seconds]] [-m buffer]


   cnfsstat reads pathetc/cycbuff.conf and pathetc/storage.conf to
   determine which CNFS buffers are available.  It then reads the
   specified cyclic buffers and shows their usage status.  cnfsstat can be
   invoked from if docnfsstat is set to true in inn.conf, and the
   result is written to syslog(3).


   -a  Besides its usual output, cnfsstat prints the age of the oldest
       article in the cycbuff.  You may also want to use the -v flag to
       see extended consistency checks.

   -c class
       Only information for the specified class is printed.

   -h  Print usage information and exit.

   -i seconds
       With this option, cnfsstat has an initial sleep of seconds seconds
       at startup.  This is useful when cnfsstat is started at the same
       time as INN, so that it can wait a little before beginning
       performing its checks.

   -l [seconds]
       With this option, cnfsstat prints a status snapshot every seconds
       seconds, and only exits if an error occurs.  When unspecified, the
       default interval is 600 seconds.

       At each iteration, cnfsstat checks whether the cycbuff.conf and
       storage.conf files have been modified, and loads the new
       configuration if needed.

   -m buffer
       Print information about the specified buffer in a format suitable
       for MRTG.

   -p  Print an MRTG config file.

   -P  Write PID into pathrun/

   -s  Write output to syslog(3) instead of standard output.

   -v  Write additional information, especially about consistency checks
       for article storage and the history file.


   Written by Katsuhiro Kondou <> for InterNetNews.
   Converted to POD by Julien Elie.

   $Id: cnfsstat.pod 9721 2014-09-24 17:35:46Z iulius $


   cycbuff.conf(5), history(5), inn.conf(5),, storage.conf(5).


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