ping delay, initial request

Giorgos Keramidas keramida at
Tue Jul 12 14:14:45 GMT 2005

On 2005-07-12 17:55, Roman Kurakin <rik at> wrote:
>> Is it possible that flood ping hits an icmp rate-limiting watermark
>> and then every subsequent icmp packet gets penalized with a delay
>> until a fair amount of time passes?

> Wasn't observed on ethernet iface. But this is good idea to test delay
> by some other type of packets. Do you know any good ans simple tool
> for that?

The src/tools/tools/netrate tree contains utilities that Robert Watson
has written.  The netrate tools use UDP, so they may be useful :)

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