With parameter --limit-rate=80k, downloading speed with wget can be limited in 80k/s.

wget --limit-rate=80k -c $url -O /tmp/debian.iso

Now I want to control the download speed within 80k/s too in firefox. How to set a limit?

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Can iptable or tc do the task?

1 Answer 1


use trickle

trickle -d 80 firefox

or use flashgot, which can download files with wget.

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