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Old 11-09-2008, 09:26 AM   #1
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Question Bandwidth redistribution ?


Hello all.

I would like to know if anyone has come across a (open source) software to measure and or assign bandwidth to users on a network. For instance, I would like to assign a limited amount of bandwidth to users so, everyone in the network would have the same amount, evenly distributed.

Thanks in advanced for your input.
 
Old 11-09-2008, 02:03 PM   #2
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It's called packet shaping. Linux uses a kernel-level subsystem called iptables to control it, but it needs to be enabled in the router.

To get started, try here: http://lartc.org/
 
  


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