Bandwidth Limits

Martin Pool mbp at
Tue Nov 20 11:33:51 EST 2001

On 19 Nov 2001, uid0 at wrote:
> Has anyone noticed that the --bwlimit doesn't really work?
> I have MRTG stats happening, and on a 128Kbps circuit, an rsync
> with the following syntax takes up the whole line.
> $ rsync -avz -e ssh localfiles.tar.gz user at remote:/path/to/file/arch
> Any ideas? It's on an OpenBSD box going to a  FreeBSD box. Both are 
> 2.4.6.

--bwlimit only works if you use it...


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