Subject: Re: altq
To: Jeff Spies <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/03/2001 11:02:04
On Thu, 3 May 2001, Jeff Spies wrote:

> I have been trying to get altq up and running, unforunately with no
> luck.  I am just trying to use a simple red configuration to limit
> throughput on 1 interface, but altq seems to be unable to link to the
> altq device.  I did run MAKEDEV all and reboot the machine but I keep
> getting this when I try to run altqd:
> bash-2.04# altqd -dv   
> ALTQ config file is /etc/altq.conf
> altqd: can't open altq device: Device not configured
> If anyone can point out what I'm doing wrong, I'd appreciate it.

I don't use altq, but maybe I can help.

Your message didn't indicate if you have an altq device. Do you have
/dev/altq/ ?

Did you use MAKEDEV.altq?

Your message didn't indicate if your kernel is configured to have altq.
Does it have ALTQ and ALTQ_RED options?

   Jeremy C. Reed