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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:  Tue, 14 Mar 2006 15:06:31 -0800
Yes, it will.

But as far as I know, m0n0wall does not have a way to auto sense its
WAN bandwidth.  So if you do not want to change it at every location,
you must set it to your least common denominator.  That way you will
be allowed at least that level of service at all of your locations.

Joe


On 3/14/06, Douglas Stringer <dougstringer at mac dot com> wrote:
> Yes... but won't that limit our throughput when we do have a faster
> connection?
>
>
> On Mar 13, 2006, at 3:17 PM, Joe Lagreca wrote:
>
> > 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.
> >
> > Joe
> >
> >
> > 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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