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 From:  David Farrior <davidfarrior at gmail dot com>
 To:  George Bourozikas <george at bourozikas dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Traffic Shaping - Prioritze IPSEC Packets?
 Date:  Fri, 28 Oct 2005 13:12:30 -0500
Anyone have any idea how to prioritize the ipsec packets? I need to make
sure the packets going across the vpn are given the highest priority.
 Thanks

 On 10/21/05, David Farrior <davidfarrior at gmail dot com> wrote:
>
> OK, that makes sense.
>  Then which port or protocol to I give a high priority to?
>  David
>
>  On 10/21/05, George Bourozikas <george at bourozikas dot net> wrote:
> >
> > 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
> >
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