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Re: [Shorewall-users] IN-BANDWIDTH and estimator

From: Tom Eastep <teastep_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Jan 06 2012 - 17:09:35 GMT
To: Shorewall Users <>

On Fri, 2012-01-06 at 13:37 -0200, Pablo Sebastian Greco wrote:
> Tom, first of all, thanks for the great shorewall, I've been using it
> for a long time and haven't really needed support in years. Until
> now...
> I am installing a new server with shorewall-4.4.27-1 downloaded from
> The problem is that after migrating the config from the old server
> (had shorewall-4.4.24), I see these tc rules created
> run_tc qdisc add dev imq0 handle ffff: ingress
> run_tc filter add dev imq0 parent ffff: protocol all prio 10 \
> estimator 250ms 4sec basic \
> police avrate 0kbit action drop
> even though I have in_bandwidth set to 0 in tc_devices. If I
> understood correctly how the estimator works, they shouldn't be
> created.
> Am I missing something?

Put '-' in the IN_BANDWIDTH column.

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