Finally having time to fiddle with the revised traffic shaper I find myself
unsure about how to combine bandwidth caps with queue weights.
I have capped ftp-traffic to/from ftp-server on LAN to 185/45kB/s (down/up)
by creating two pipes for this - and verified that it's working.
I also wish to give ftp-traffic a lower weight than other traffic in case of
Since my real bandwidth is 207/57kB/s I have created two additional pipes
reflecting these bandwidths for weighing different traffic against the full
As far as I understand queues are only weighed against other queues in the
So how do I weigh ftp-traffic which is pipe 1-2 against all the other
traffic which lies in pipe 3-4?
If two pipes have nearly identical bandwidth are the queue weights then
measured against each other in any way?
...or do I have to throw all traffic in the same queues and stick with
weights alone to achieve any weighing?
Thanks in advance
...and thanks again, Manuel, for your work!