Cisco − Using the show compress Command with the Hardware Compression Module

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Using the show compress Command with the Hardware Compression Module..........................................1 Document ID: 9345 ..................................................................................................................................1 Introduction...........................................................................................................................................................1 Hardware and Software Versions............................................................................................................1 The show compress Command.............................................................................................................................1 Field Definitions......................................................................................................................................2 Related Information..............................................................................................................................................2

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For multiple CSA support in Cisco IOS Release 11.1(14)CA or a later release series with VIP2−50 (=) of Cisco IOS release 11. Cisco 7204 or Cisco 7206 routers AIM−COMPR2: Cisco IOS Release 12. Cisco 7204 and Cisco Cisco IOS Release 11.1CA. Recommended Minimum Cisco IOS® Software Release Cisco 7000 and 7500 Cisco IOS release 11.1(6)CA or a later release of 7206 routers Cisco IOS release 11. series routers AIM−COMPR4: Cisco IOS version 12. Cisco 2600 series routers NM−COMPR: Cisco 3620 and 3640 Cisco IOS Release 11.092 Compressed bytes recv: 390 bytes 0 Kbits/sec ratio: 3. Cisco 7000 and 7500 Cisco IOS Release 11. Hardware and Software Versions The information in this document is based on the software and hardware versions below. when you implement compression in the Compression Service Adapter [CSA] hardware). let's look at some sample output: Router#show compress Serial6/1 Hardware compression enabled CSA in slot3 in use Compressed bytes sent: 402 bytes 0 Kbits/sec ratio: 4.1(6)CA or a later release of series with VIP2−40 (=) Cisco IOS release 11.1(8)CA1 or later.1CA. Cisco 3660 series routers Platform The show compress Command In order to see what the show compress command does.2(7a)P or later.476 restarts:1 last clearing of counters: 1278 seconds The table below provides an explanation of the fields we can see in this output.0(5)T or later.1CA. Cisco − Using the show compress Command with the Hardware Compression Module .Using the show compress Command with the Hardware Compression Module Document ID: 9345 Introduction This document explains how to interpret the output displayed by the show compress command when hardware compression is enabled (that is.0(1)T or later.

All rights reserved. Important Notices and Privacy Statement Updated: Jun 07.Field Definitions The information displayed here by the show compress command is the same for both hardware and distributed compression. For Cisco 7200 series routers with multiple CSAs. Field Related Information • WAN Compression FAQs • The show compress Command All contents are Copyright © 1992−−2005 Cisco Systems Inc. Number of times the compression process restarts restarted or reset. 2005 Document ID: 9345 Cisco − Using the show compress Command with the Hardware Compression Module . Total number of compressed bytes sent Compressed bytes sent including the kilobits per second. Compression ratio for bytes sent and ratio received since the link last came up or since the counters were last cleared. Total number of compressed bytes Compressed bytes recv received including the kilobits per second. an additional line is displayed to indicate the CSA currently in use. Duration since the last time the counters last clearing of counters were cleared with the clear counters command. Hardware compression enabled Type of compression. Identifies the CSA that is performing a CSA in slot3 in use compression service. Definition Serial6/1 Name and number of the interface.