Re: guaranteed bandwidth

From: Stefan Radomski (
Date: Sat Jan 05 2002 - 15:30:54 EST

On Sat, 5 Jan 2002 00:03:15 +0100
<> wrote:

> Hi there !
> I've the following problem:
> I have a DSL connection over the ppp0 interface and I would like to
setup a route to a server which is guaranteedd to a certain speed. That
means I would like to have this bandwidth for outgoing and incoming
packets no matter what the overall load is.> An application would be very
simple: I'd like to continue to hear some web radio when I download kernel
source ;-)> I already looked at cbq but it looks to me that it only works
for outgoing packets.> So how would this be possible ? Some faq would also
be fine ... :)>

take a look at the linux advanced routing howto at:

traffic control and friends are described there.


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