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Thanks Oscar I will check that out.

I have clients that download engineering drawings but do it using webdav with apache. so another option i will look is using bandwidth throttling there ( if there is one - i haven't checked yet). - thanks Matt


Regards
Phill O'Flynn




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Subject: Re: [SLUG] QOS - VOIP
From: "Matthew Hannigan" <mlh@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, August 28, 2006 12:42 pm
To: "Phill O'Flynn" <phill@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Mon, Aug 28, 2006 at 10:41:02AM +1000, Phill O'Flynn wrote:
> On a fedora 4 file server, is there any way to limit bandwidth allocated
> to downloading files. I have a VOIP installation and need to make sure that there is
> bandwidth available to cope.

You can certainly do what Oscar suggests, but I've found
the easiest way is to use a tool (e.g. wget, lftp) that
has builtin support for limiting the rate.

Matt