[mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf Of Homer
Sent: Friday, April 30, 2004 3:35 AM
To: For users of Fedora Core releases
Subject: RE: Qos/TrafficShaping(on Shorewall) Howto available for
On Wed, 2004-04-28 at 21:08, Ow Mun Heng wrote:
> Actually, I updated the docs yesterday. I did mention that
we can perform
> QoS on incoming connection but that would really mean,
> packets as they come in or severely limitting your
> I don't really think you can somehow Shape what your ISP sends you
> unless you have access to the ISP's routers etc.
> If I am mistake, please educate me.
Since I am the ISP ;) None the less, you will drop some
packets in the
download, but... As best as I know, when you don't ACK the packets to
the sending machine, it'll slow down the transport until the ACKs keep
Hey.. Since you're the ISP.. May I ask you a question?
Say I'm with ISP X, and I'm subscribed to their 384/128k package.
They say it's best effort. I want to know, how do they Cap the connection
to the said 384k.
What sort of trafficshaping etc do they do? TCP Window shaping?
Packet dropping?? ACKs??