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Old 05-10-2011, 08:36 PM   #1
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Exclamation Limiting download speed on a network

I have a linux debian on a network connected to a router through a ethernet cord. My linux is hogging the network speed and the users of the other computers on the network aren't very happy. Is there a way to limit the download speed on only my computer?
Old 05-11-2011, 12:47 AM   #2
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There are several ways you can limit the download speed on your computer. Have a look at CBQ.init traffic management script over at You can also use the tc command in Linux. Have a look at the man page.
man tc
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