In my expirience the best setup is using pipes with a bandwidth of 80% what
your ISP promisses. The upload pipe may be a bit bigger since upload can be
controlled 100%. If your using VoIP, you should allocate dedicated pipes to
get the best QoS.
The best way to test TCP is downloding from the apache website.
>From: Zone AdrenaLan Melbourne <melbourne at zoneadrenalan dot com dot au>
>To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
>Subject: [m0n0wall] Traffic shaping incoming data
>Date: Sat, 01 Oct 2005 15:32:51 +1000
>Do you need to setup pipes, queues and rules to shape incoming data on the
>Does setting up these rules have any actual effect on the performance of
> >From what I have read here on shaping most people think it has little
>effect as you can not control
>what is being sent to you from your ISP. However they all seem to setup
>incoming shaping rules.
>Any help would be appreciated.