Vyatta NOS documentation

Learn how to install, configure, and operate Vyatta Network Operating System (Vyatta NOS), which helps to drive our virtual networking and physical platforms portfolio.

service sflow sampling-rate <sampling-rate>

Specifies the rate at which packets are sampled.

set service sflow sampling-rate sampling-rate
delete service sflow sampling-rate sampling-rate

The default sampling rate is 2048 packets.

sampling-rate
The number of packets from which to pick one packet for analysis. The number ranges from 512 through 65535. For example, if a number of 512, it means that the sampling rate is 1 in 512. In other words, the Vyatta router selects a packet every other 512 packets.

Configuration mode

service {
    sflow {
        sampling-rate sampling-rate
    }
}

Use the set form of this command to specify the sampling rate.

Use the delete form of this command to restore the default sampling rate, which is 2,048 packets.