Jessica Aguilar wrote:
> I am having some problems trying to get the traffic shaping to work.
> I have a soekris 5501-70 with monowall.
> I enable traffic shaping and I use the wizard and set the bandwidth a
> Enter the speed of your WAN downstream link here.
> Enter the speed of your WAN upstream link here.
> But we still have problems maxing out all the time the pipe plus I found
> some problems since I add the traffic shaper I receive more complains
> about not able to get online all the time and very slow. Not sure if is
> related that what I am trying to find out. Maybe I am missing a step in
> order to traffic shaper works. I think I create like bottle necks
You have to be slightly under what you actually have, or it can actually
make things worse. This can be a real problem with "burstable"
connections, and you can't count on the burst speed.