[clug] network quotas

Kim Holburn kim.holburn at anu.edu.au
Wed Apr 16 17:23:58 EST 2003

At 5:02 PM +1000 2003/04/16, Kim Holburn wrote:
>I have a linux router and I want to set a network quota on the throughput.  Say 500MB per machine behind the router. 

Sorry I meant, say 500MB per host *per day* for most of the machines behind the router. 

And when the limit is reached the machine gets no more packets or is bandwidth limited to a very small pipe.

>Does anyone have any idea how I would do that?

Kim Holburn 
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