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Re: ALTQ question

Russell Sutherland wrote:
>                 3. All src IPs in the queue share
>                    the bandwith equally. That is each machine gets
>                    a maximum allocation of N/n Mbps. E.g. If there are 10 src IP
>                    addresses sending traffic each one gets a maximum
>                    bandwidth of: N/10 Mbps
> Can this be done using ALTQ? I believe its possible using dummynet.
It is possible in dummynet using masking.
But, as far as I know, ALTQ does not yet offer a way of saying "equal 
share to each host in this range".
You can do it manually, by adding queuing rules for each IP, but even 
with only three IPs I find that pretty ugly.