Best way to do traffic shaping?
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Sun Mar 9 14:24:19 UTC 2008
(``-_-´´) -- Fernando wrote:
> resending to the list.
> On Friday 07 March 2008 19:14:19 Sean Carolan wrote:
>> > I need to limit my outgoing bw, so I dont affect other users and the
>> > VOIP system. Can you help me?
>> Are you running a server on your workstation?
> Workstation, my Laptop.
>> I'm not clear on why your upstream bandwidth use would be such a resource
> Mostly sending heavy emails and rsync to Hardy isos.
>> Generally it's better to filter this sort of thing at your gateway
>> rather than on your own workstation...
> In our company we have an Micro$oft ISA server limiting users to 20KB/s so
> that the VOIP aint affected.
Ack!!! 2OKB/s is frighteningly small.
>> we use a Linksys WRT54GL with dd-wrt firmware for this - it works like a
> It would be quite hard to manage all 60 users permitions on a router,
Well, dd-wrt doesn't do anything you can't do on your own system, so it
isn't really necessary. The handy part is that there's a simple web
interface to do what might take you a few hours to work out on your own
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