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Linux Beta not counting traffic
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Ahoi,
I noticed today that a linux client beta is available! <3

I'm on a relatively fresh Xubuntu 20.04 LTS

With the old setup script, I was able to create the "input" group and now the Client counts input, however the network seems to not work.
Can't set the cap properties as snap is a readonly filesystem. Is there any trick I need to do?

Code:
sudo setcap cap_net_raw,cap_net_admin=eip /snap/whatpulse/current/usr/bin/whatpulse
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#2
In the Blog of WhatPulse they typed that Traffic is not yet implemented but will come later Smile
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#3
(10-26-2020, 12:38 PM)iOChris Wrote: In the Blog of WhatPulse they typed that Traffic is not yet implemented but will come later Smile

Haha, yes, you are right! I had tears of joy in my eyes - so they blurred that other article. Big Grin

I actually just downloaded the beta update snap file and figured out myself how to set it up... should've read more... Big Grin

Really happy to see progress!
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#4
Suggestion for the HowTo Section or the info window of the linux client, one does not need to download and install the software manually for updates.

A simple command is enough and a lot more convenient. Should the software be out of beta it should even work automatically. This of course only works when it had been installed at least once.

Code:
sudo snap refresh --beta --devmode whatpulse

on one (relatively fresh) machine I had to add "--amend"
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And by the way, just so you guys stay informed, support for network traffic stats in WhatPulse distributed by snap packages is in the works, but this is a really tricky issue + the solution I'm trying may turn out to be a dead end even after majority of work is done, so... Be patient! This will work at some point, just may take some time. Smile
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