[CentOS] Limiting bandwidth

Bazy bazy84 at gmail.com
Sun Feb 21 18:07:33 UTC 2010


On Sat, Feb 20, 2010 at 9:28 AM, Rajagopal Swaminathan
<raju.rajsand at gmail.com> wrote:
> Greetings,
>
> Scenario:
> Centos box with eth1 (10.0.0.0/24) and eth0 (192.168.0.0/24)
> segment on eth0 has access to full bandwidth of uplink
> Both are on 100mbps switches
>
> Requirements:
> bandwith on segment on eth1 needs to be throttled to different speeds - say
> 32, 64, 128kbps and the such. Required for application performance testing
> purposes.
>
> As usual my girlfriend google is very verbose. (Sometimes I feel there
> should be utility like googlegrep or something :\ ) I am going through the
> excellent documentation from:
>
> http://linux-ip.net/articles/Traffic-Control-HOWTO
> LARTC.org
>
> Its all a bit too much for me to handle at this point in time and I am a bit
> pressed for time.
>
> Yes, havent worked much on tc / iproute2. In fact not much knowledge in
> networks in general.
>
> Any help appreciated.
>
> TIA
>
> Regards,
>
> Rajagopal
>

Hello Raja,

Take a look at xml-htb. It creates tc rules for you, it's actually
very easy. http://sourceforge.net/projects/xml-htb/


Bazy


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