network traffic calculator

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    network traffic calculator

    i am doing a project on calculating the amount of traffic moving in and out of a computer from the NIC. Can someone please guide me on this? Any reading material or pointers would be of great help.

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    there are some WinAPI functions for retrieving system metrics,
    http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/libr...78(VS.85).aspx
    Until you can build a working general purpose reprogrammable computer out of basic components from radio shack, you are not fit to call yourself a programmer in my presence. This is cwhizard, signing off.

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    How about using SNMP to monitor your interface traffic? Here's a link to a SNMP library.

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