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 From:  Michael Sierchio <kudzu at tenebras dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Hardware set up question for m0n0wall standard PC configuration
 Date:  Fri, 12 Aug 2005 10:48:26 -0700
Don Munyak wrote:

> M0n0wall does traffic shaping. Look into this if you have issues with
> call quality

m0n0wall's traffic shaping is based on dummynet's weighted fair queueing.
It is not possible to grant priority to traffic using this mechanism.

You'll get acceptable results if your pipes are appropriately sized,
and your queues for different classes of traffic are also sized
appropriately.  The weights only come into play when the queues
are full, meaning that there is contention for bandwidth.