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 From:  George Bourozikas <george at bourozikas dot net>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Traffic Shaping - Prioritze IPSEC Packets?
 Date:  Fri, 21 Oct 2005 09:34:54 -0400
On Thursday 20 October 2005 22:15, David Farrior wrote:
> I'm using monowall to setup a ipsec vpn between two locations. The
> main reason for this vpn is so that the two locations can share data
> using a custom 3rd party app that uses about 10 non-sequential ports
> to communicate. I want that traffic to be prioritized.
>  Since that is the only traffic that will be going across the vpn,
> would I be better off prioritizing the traffic two/from the ipsec
> tunnel

That's the only thing you can do.

> or prioritizing the specific ports that the 3rd party app 
> uses? 

This traffic is encapsulated so the WAN interfaces of your firewalls do 
not see it.

> Thanks for the help. 
>  David

--george