QoS Connection Tuning HOWTO is a document which explains how to tune network connection performance.
This enables you to get the maximum benefit out of your connection without lag and loss.
¬· Kernel You will need the sources of a 2.4 kernel, the latest ;)
¬· iptables You need the source to get the length match to mark packets so the kernel knows in which class to put them.
¬· iproute2 This tool allows you to control the advanced routing and queueing disciplines of the linux kernel.
What's New in This Release:
¬· tip for masqueraded machines
¬· again some typos and language faults.
¬· add example script.
¬· corrected formula.
¬· fixed some typos.
¬· added a generic formula to calculate classes rates.
¬· explanation of the qdisc line.
¬· patching not needed with 2.4.16.
¬· added Changelog ;)
¬· correction of kernel options.
¬· added diffserv url.
¬· license changed to FDL.