Override dummynet delay limit

Dan Nelson dnelson at allantgroup.com
Wed Dec 27 20:02:22 PST 2006

In the last episode (Dec 27), ryan m said:
> Hello,
>     I'm trying to override the 10 second limit to a dummynet pipe delay,
> and allow it to be unlimited (or at least several minutes).
> I found this email in the achives:
> http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-net/2004-March/003370.html
> Following the email I modified /usr/src/sbin/ipfw/ipfw2.c

which is the source to /sbin/ipfw
> and I recompiled via
> in the /usr/src directory
> make buildkernel KERNCONF=DUMMYNET
> make installkernel KERNCONF=DUMMYNET

which rebuilt the kernel and left /sbin/ipfw untouched
> but I still get
> prompt$ ipfw pipe 1 config delay 60000
> ipfw: delay must be < 10000

You need to rebuild ipfw :)  cd to /usr/src/sbin/ipfw, run "make obj &&
make depend && make && make install" .

	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at allantgroup.com

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