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 From:  blondguyg at seezar dot com
 To:  "Russell Reader" <melbourne at zoneadrenalan dot com dot au>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: Question about shaping regarding high latency
 Date:  Mon, 10 Oct 2005 20:00:34 -0400 (EDT)
Maybe someone with more traffic shaping experience can comment, but from
what I'm seeing regarding your rules setup, that first rule pretty much
negates the rest of the outgoing WAN traffic rules you have in place.

-Greg

On Mon, October 10, 2005 8:36 am, Russell Reader wrote:
> Yeah but it has a 0-100 size limit
>
> Greg Abbott wrote:
>
>>If I'm reading your filter rules correctly it appears some may be out of
>>order. Your rules for upload high priority#1 has the first rule to allow
>>all, therefore all the rules afterward wont filter since the filter stops
>>at the first matching rule.
>>
>>-Greg
>>
>>On Sun, October 9, 2005 12:04 am, Russell Reader wrote:
>>
>>
>>>Hi,
>>>
>>>I have 4 computers which play games on the internet through monowall.
>>>
>>>My connection is 1500/256 ADSL.
>>>
>>>Originally I had a problem when someone was downloading at max speed the
>>>people
>>>playing games on the other machines got choked, to solve this problem I
>>>restricted the
>>>download speed going to each of the machines.
>>>
>>>However now whenever one of them does a server list update e.g. counter
>>>strike, for any of the machines
>>>playing a game like battlefield 2 their latency goes up sky high and
>>>they start getting connection problems.
>>>
>>>I have tried setting up separate upload pipes/queues/shaping rules for
>>>each machine, this has no effect.
>>>
>>>At the moment I am assuming that its the upload that is getting choked,
>>>considering the amount of outgoing
>>>requests.
>>>
>>>Is this something which I should be restricting e.g. ICMP??
>>>
>>>Does anybody have an idea why this might be happening?
>>>
>>>Here are some images of my setup
>>>
>>>http://zoneadrenalan.com.au/melbourne/pipes.jpg
>>>http://zoneadrenalan.com.au/melbourne/queues.jpg
>>>http://zoneadrenalan.com.au/melbourne/rules.jpg
>>>
>>>Regards
>>>Russell
>>>
>>>
>>>
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