Add bwlimit to SSH Single Use Deamon

Mark Eisenblaetter mark.eisenblaetter at
Fri Jul 30 01:20:39 MDT 2010

Hi Marr,

no im not forcing any command.
they have a bormall ssh login in a jail and in addition want to use rsync
via ssh.

But i will start reading the ssh docs, to look at this feature.


On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 3:41 AM, Matt McCutchen <matt at>wrote:

> On Thu, 2010-07-29 at 13:00 +0200, Mark Eisenblaetter wrote:
> > is there any way to add an bwlimit to an SSH Singel USe Deamon?
> > My cutomer want to use ssh and i want to set an Bandwith limit.
> > As long that bwlimit is not an rsyncd.conf option i see no way to add
> > ist for ssh connections.
> >
> >
> > I am using debian Lenny with rsync 3.0.3
> The way to do it would be to add the --bwlimit option to the ssh forced
> command.  (You are forcing a command, either in an authorized_keys file
> or with the ForceCommand option in sshd_config, aren't you?)
> --
> Matt

Mark Eisenblätter
Geißendörfer & Leschinsky GmbH
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