[Firewall] Bandwidth limitation for upload?

Lonnie Abelbeck lists at lonnie.abelbeck.com
Wed Mar 10 18:24:07 CET 2010


Roland,

The Traffic-Shaper Plugin should do what you want.

I'd start with:

DOWNLINK=750
UPLINK=40

and adjust those values for best results.

Lonnie


On Mar 10, 2010, at 10:38 AM, Roland Haeder wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> I have an application here, YaCy for instance (http://yacy.net), which
> has no bandwidth limitation implemented. As of usual, I have an
> asynchronous DSL link. The limits are (not the sky) 750kByte/sec. to
> 800kByte/sec. downstream and max. 64kByte/sec. upstream (which does the
> provider promote).
> 
> But in practice, only 40kByte/sec. is possible, else the downstream will
> decrease to 1kByte/sec.
> 
> My question now is: Is there a bandwidth limitation available in the
> firewall script? I have a Debian Unstable version 1.9.2.h-1 here.
> 
> I didn't find anything in the documents about it.
> 
> Regards,
> Roland



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