Questions tagged [traffic-shaping]

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How to shape bandwidth fairly between processes?

While running QBitorrent, other processes get virtually no bandwidth, as QBittorrent gobbles up all of it. Chrome loads forever, pings time out etc. I could just limit QBittorrent to not use all of ...
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Simulate network on a single machine

I'm trying to simulate a network on a single machine. I have multiple nodes that communicate through tcp sockets. I tried to create one dummy interface for each node like this: ip link add name ...
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queueing in linux-htb

I am trying to understand the queuing mechanism of linux-htb QDisc and QDisc of linux tc in general. What I could gather: During TX, the packet is queued into the queue inside the linux tc. This ...
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simulate geographic distance between servers

I want to simulate geographic distance, so I need to add delay to each receive/transfer package. I read that squid could work, however, playing with its configuration haven't given me the right ...
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Traffic shaping for SSH

How can I set a bandwidth limit for a SSH connection in my lan with Ubuntu 16.04LTS? I tried using wondershaper but it limits the entire interface.
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Confirm and/or remove a possible traffic shaping setting

I have a Debian box up and running with KVM and two guest machines, which I will refer here as Tux-A and Tux-B, both bind to the same physical network card of the Host via a bridged connection. The ...
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IPTABLES: issue with impacting traffic to a subnet using --destination flag

I am applying iptables rule to impact outbound traffic into a subnet. I send the traffic into a new chain created and then tc impose some delay using netem. TC is then using that rules. Something like ...
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Traffic shaping with PPP: which external device should I use?

I have a dual-homed device running Debian acting as my home router, and I'm following these instructions to get fq_codel usefully working with my VDSL connection. I know the instructions refer to ...
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TC (Traffic control) and trickle: apply different bandwidth to (multiple requests) same IP or URL during upload and download

I have some files of different sizes which I needed to send to Azure blob storage and I am using Azure IOT SDKs to achieve that.Now I have different types of file size ( from 50 MB to 5 GB) and have ...
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fq_codel - does ath9k_htc support it

I cannot seem to find documentation that says ath9k_htc supports fq_codel, so, it'd be safe to assume that it does not? If I use fq_codel as the queue discipline and ath9k_htc doesn't support it, ...