how to control upload data in bittorrent clients

RW rwmaillists at
Sun Feb 7 04:58:01 UTC 2010

On Sat, 06 Feb 2010 23:14:45 +0100
Morgan Wesström <freebsd-questions at> wrote:

> > 1)  in the transmission web   it showing  downloading is 10  kbps
> > to 30 kbps    but uploading  it shows  50 to 92 kbps my question
> > is  is it possible to  limit the uploading data rate , how can I do
> > this ?

> Check out Daniel Hartmeier's excellent article on how to prioritize
> TCP ACKs (and other traffic). It will explain what you experience and
> solve the problem for you.

It's a good idea to handle this from within  transmission too.
Rate limiting works best at the TCP level.

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