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 From:  Manuel Kasper <mk at neon1 dot net>
 To:  rolf dot sommerhalder at alumni dot ethz dot ch
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Re: Shaping Outbound Traffic in 1.2b8 Bridged Mode not working
 Date:  Sun, 05 Jun 2005 00:04:26 +0200
On 04.06.05 23:09 +0200, Rolf Sommerhalder wrote:

> After turning on the filtering bridge option, I observe the same
> behaviour of the traffic shping, e.g. delay on inbout pipes is
> applied whereas on outbound pipes it is not.
> 
> The good news is that shaping of incoming traffic in filtered
> bridging mode is working like un non-filtering bridged mode. The
> bad news is that in both non-filtering and filtering mode, shaping
> on outgoing traffic apparently does not work at all.

IIRC, bridged packets pass through ipfw only once - when they are
first received on an interface. So you need to do all your shaping on
bridged packets in the inbound path on the right interface. I don't
think there's much we can do about this at the moment - except for
documenting it.

- Manuel