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RE: [SLUG] Priority of network traffic
- To: "'Herbert Xu'" <herbert@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: RE: [SLUG] Priority of network traffic
- From: "Marshall, Joshua" <MarshallJ@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu Jul 13 12:08:08 2000
> It should be done automatically with the TOS bit. Though you
> might have to
> adjust the txqueuelen paramter of your PPP interface. Of
> course this is
> assuming the routers on both ends of your link are Linux or at least
> prioritise according to the TOS bit.
How can you tell if they are prioritising according to this bit? They are
both Linux :)
> And if your application does not set the TOS bit correctly,
> you need to
> either fix it or use ipchains to rewrite the TOS bit.
How do you rewrite this bit?
I know it's -t andmask ormask
but what should the masks be?