Subject: Re: Cool feature: FTP rate throttling
To: None <>
From: Oliver Frick <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/16/2002 15:54:41
> An administrator can add an entry to /etc/ftpd.conf like:
> rateput guest 5k
> which will throttle uploads to the server by users in the `guest'
> class (usually anonymous ftp) to 5 KB/s. `rateget' exists for
> download limits.
> A remote user can request a specific rate (e.g, if their ftp client
> doesn't support this) with:
 > site rateput 5k
> This feature has existing in NetBSD ftp servers since NetBSD 1.5.

this feature seems not to work on my i386 NetBSD 1.5.2
Does somebody use it and will it work?