Line limitations with dummynet
ale at FreeBSD.org
Tue Feb 3 03:18:35 PST 2004
Devon H. O'Dell wrote:
> First of all -- my understanding of dummynet is that it works on a
> per-connection basis. For instance, if I limit a host to 30KB/s in an
> attempt to get the host to not exceed 300KB/s total transfer, and 11
> people start transferring, my plain is foiled.
Uh? Look at ipfw(4), section "TRAFFIC SHAPER (DUMMYNET) CONFIGURATION".
You can limit the total bandwidth using a pipe.
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