Subject: Re: bandwidth shaping
To: Jason R Thorpe , Yubyub bird <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
Date: 01/11/2001 13:28:59
> > that limits the bandwidth, but it sounds like what Yubyub wanted to do
> > was affect the latency. those are two different things. other than
> > getting a slower machine, i don't know if anyone can do exactly what
> > it is he wants to do.
>I'm pretty sure altq can do all this stuff. Take a look at the man
hmm...you might be right. i *suppose* all that's actually needed to
effect a transmission delay is to make sure that no packet leaves your
system before a certain time period has elapsed, which has little to
do with configured bandwidth.
|-----< "CODE WARRIOR" >-----|
firstname.lastname@example.org * "ah! i see you have the internet
email@example.com (Andrew Brown) that goes *ping*!"
firstname.lastname@example.org * "information is power -- share the wealth."