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Limit the rate of traffic to a particular address with tc.

Terminal - Limit the rate of traffic to a particular address with tc.
tc qdisc add dev <dev> root handle 1: cbq avpkt 1000 bandwidth 100mbit;tc class add dev <dev> parent 1: classid 1:1 cbq rate 300kbit allot 1500 prio 5 bounded isolated;tc filter add dev <dev> parent 1: protocol ip prio 16 u32 match ip dst <ip> flowid 1:1
2010-02-16 01:39:09
User: din7
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Limit the rate of traffic to a particular address with tc.

Tc is used to configure Traffic Control in the Linux kernel. See man tc for further details.

This series of commands will limit the bandwidth of the specified device to the limit you set (300kbit in the second command) to the address you specify.

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