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Old 05-12-2002, 06:10 AM   #1
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Question How to control the bandwidth by clients' MAC address(in REdHat 7.2)?

Hi all,

I wanna do some simple control of connection bandwidth.
The gateway server is: RedHat 7.2+DHCP+Squid+Iptables. That means my clients in LAN go to internet through this gateway server. Now I need to do some controlling on their connection.
But I checked "TC" tool manual. I can't find anything related with MAC address. Because you know, I have to do that by MAC, since we are using DHCP server to distribute dynamic IP address.

Would you please give me some guide?
Thank you so much

Old 05-12-2002, 07:34 AM   #2
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Configure Fixed IP for each machine(with Mac Addrress) IN dhcp.

Check iprotue2 documents for bandwidth control



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