Bandwidth filter with Volume

Taylor Grant gtaylor at
Mon Apr 18 11:50:28 CEST 2005

> Hi all
> 	I am looking for a utililty that could get an aggregated traffic of a
> particular ip on the nework, Sum cummulative volume downloaded and
> uploaded and limit it say 100MB per month. So when the user gets to
> 100MB it inserts a filter for that host so that it can only do certain
> protocals say smtp and pop. Anybody had of a tool like this.

Off hand you are probilby looking at a QoS setup with HTB or TBF with a fairly large preload and a predetermined rate of refill.  You could also do some sort of emulation of this with IPTables limit match extension.

Grant. . . .

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