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 From:  "Joe Lagreca" <lagreca at gmail dot com>
 To:  "Douglas Stringer" <dougstringer at mac dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] VoIP Priority on "Mobile" system?
 Date:  Mon, 13 Mar 2006 12:17:21 -0800
What about entering the lowest up and downstream connection speed you
have encountered in the traffic shaper.  If you are on a faster
connection, your packets will still be prioritized.


On 3/13/06, Douglas Stringer <dougstringer at mac dot com> wrote:
> Hi...
> I'm looking for a unique solution to an issue that most likely can't
> be easily solved with M0n0wall.. but I thought I'd post it anyway.
> We are using m0n0wall in a mobile system that is moved around the
> country every day. At each place, we encounter a different type of
> internet connection. Sometimes it's a T1, other times cable, or DSL.
> We have about 50 users on the LAN with laptops and several VoIP
> ATA's... just "Vonage-like" units that give us phone service over
> internet.
> We are looking for a way to help keep our VoIP packets prioritized
> above our data packets.
> When we try and use the traffic shaper, we are asked what our current
> upstream/downstream rates are. All that would be fine but we are not
> able to modify these settings on a daily basis.. it's too much to do.
> We can put the VoIP on a different LAN (OPT) but I don't think that
> this will prioritize the traffic....
> Anyone have any ideas?
> Doug
> dougstringer  _a t __   mac.com
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