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Re: [SLUG] WAN simulation
- To: SLUG <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] WAN simulation
- From: Gavin Carr <gavin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2006 16:40:34 +1000
- Organisation: Open Fusion
- User-agent: Mutt/1.4.1i
On Thu, Jul 20, 2006 at 03:31:11PM +0930, Glen Turner wrote:
> Gavin Carr wrote:
> >Quick question - I'm wanting to do some lab-based WAN simulation i.e.
> >have an ethernet link set up between two boxes that has wan-like
> >latencies on it. I was thinking I could maybe just insert a linux
> >router/forwarder into that link if I can find some means of
> >introducing forwarding delays there - anyone know of any way to do
> Linux has the netem traffic classifier. I use it all the
> time for exactly this scenario.
> See <http://linux-net.osdl.org/index.php/Netem>.
Thanks for all the responses. Glen's netem looks exactly what I was
after - off to play ...