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 From:  Vincent Fleuranceau <vincent at bikost dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] How to block FlashGet?
 Date:  Mon, 10 Jan 2005 21:09:43 +0100
> Hi
> I have traffic shaper run on m0n0wall (based on magic shaper), but when
> some user run flashget without session limit he can get all 
> Available  bandwidth and block all network traffic.
> Do somebody know how to block or limit it?
> 

I guess FlashGet is simply a download manager and uses no specific port: 
just HTTP, FTP, etc. If for example HTTP has maximum prority in your 
shaper's config, FlashGet will simply take advantage of it. Of coure, I 
may be wrong...

Cheers,

-- Vincent