[CentOS] Traffic shaping on CentOS

Eero Volotinen eero.volotinen at iki.fi
Fri Sep 10 04:18:39 EDT 2010

2010/9/10 Mintairov Mikhail <mikxalich at yandex.ru>:
>> I've been trying to do traffic shaping on one of my public servers and
>> after reading up, it seems like the way to do so is via tc/htb.
>> However, most of the documentation seems at least half a decade old
>> with nothing new recently.
>> Furthermore, trying to get documentation on tc filters turned up a
>> blank. man tc refers to a tc-filters (8) but trying to man that gives
>> a no such page/section error. Googling on this seems to imply that the
>> documentation was never created. The author also seems to have stop
>> updating his blog/company site since 2007 based on the last login date
>> on netherlabs.nl
>> So I'm wondering is tc the current and recommended method for traffic
>> shaping on CentOS or is there some newer method that has superceded
>> it?
> Yes, it still work pretty on CentOS. I don't remember what documentation I
> used when I set up traffic shaping on my server, but there was no problems. So
> I think you can try to use the documentation that you have found.

maybe this script/documentation helps:



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