[sf-lug] limit/throttle bandwidth of current outbound SCP connection?

Mark K. Zanfardino mark at zanfardinoconsulting.com
Mon Dec 10 11:56:25 PST 2007

I wasn't even aware of tc before today!  I'll have to check it out.  I
like that you can use it with an existing transfer...

Kristian Erik Hermansen wrote:
> On Dec 10, 2007 10:38 AM, Mark K. Zanfardino
> <mark at zanfardinoconsulting.com> wrote:
>> What about installing and using trickle?  I find it works quite well.
>> You pass to trickle the upload and download limits you'd like to enforce
>> and the action, such as scp.
> Although it appears to work, it seems to be quite a performance hit as
> a user-space daemon when I tried it (needed to kill trickled).  tc
> worked well for me an even allowed me to choose among a number of
> queueing strategies including, the one the I picked, token bucket
> filter...

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