Re: Load balancing

Bernd Eckenfels (
Tue, 14 Dec 1999 09:50:42 +0100

In article <> you wrote:
> Hi,

> Ive the same scenario. Is it posible to send all ftp-traffic by the
> 64K channel and the rest by the 128K ????

> How ???

Yes you can do fwmark based routing with the "ip" utility from the iproute2
distribution in combination with a recent kernel which supports "advanced
router". All you need to do is set up an ipchains rule which mathces the
traffic you want to redirect via a different interface and then add a rule
to the routing classes. Of course you need to do that on both sides of the

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