freebsd's dummynet or selectable traffic shaping

Roman Maschak (
Fri, 4 Dec 1998 15:59:51 +0200 (EET)

Hi, All

Under FreeBSD there are is some firewall extension such as dummynet

That program allow you creat "pipes" with some bandwidth, packet queue
delay and size and route some traffic trough that "pipes"

In other word this is something like shaping via ip aliasing under

More info at

So question - is there are any possiblity to do this under linux ?

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