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 From:  "apiasecki at midatlanticbb dot com" <apiasecki at midatlanticbb dot com>
 To:  Michel Servaes <michel at mcmc dot be>
 Cc:  monowall <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] limit or cripple limewire effectively
 Date:  Mon, 08 Sep 2008 17:13:02 -0400
Besides saying what you "can't use" tell your users what they "can" use.


Give a lower priority to all other traffic.

It's hard to specifically block P2P traffic, because they are always 
changing port numbers, to get around blocks :)


Michel Servaes wrote:
> This question has been asked before I guess, but I cannot find the 
> right answer anymore...
> Would it be possible to limit te speed of limewire (or maybe even 
> cripple it), without compromising any other HTTP/HTTPS/SMTP/POP3 
> traffic ? (using monowall, that is).
> I am sharing my internet (using monowall, and using two different AP - 
> the VLAN thing isn't really working yet), and want to share the 
> internet for regular traffic... but I somehow want to cripple Limewire 
> (a lot)... any good suggestions are welcome...
> I am going to install Limewire on a virtualbox machine, to test this 
> out - but I suspect keeping limewire out of your network is 
> practically impossible, not ?
> Any suggestions to make this work, greatly appreciated
> kind regards,
> Michel
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