Subject: Re: Cool feature: FTP rate throttling
To: Oliver Frick <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Luke Mewburn <email@example.com>
Date: 01/17/2002 02:47:10
On Wed, Jan 16, 2002 at 04:37:02PM +0100, Oliver Frick wrote:
| > What does using
| > ftp -d somehost
| > return after you've logged in and tried to use the rate limiting
| > functionality?
| > Luke.
| well, i do:
| ftp> quote site rateput 1024
| ---> site rateput 1024
| 200 RATEPUT set to 1024 bytes/sec
| but a transfer still will use the full bandwidth instead of 1024 bytes per
Rate limiting is generally more effective from the sender's side, so
in your case, try something like "rate put 1k".