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Oracle Linux: Use dropwatch(1) to Monitor Network Packet Drop Events (Doc ID 2494145.1)

Last updated on MAY 22, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.6 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


The dropwatch RPM package has been included since Oracle LInux 5.6 release (Release Note <Note 1286638.1> ).

This note provide steps on how to install and use the dropwatch(1) utility to monitor packet drops by the kernel on Oracle Linux server.


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