[FreeRADIUS and PPPd] How to limit the bandwidth?

Sebastian Mauer Mauer at comconsult.com
Thu Jul 21 14:00:31 CEST 2005

freeradius-users-bounces at lists.freeradius.org wrote:
> Dnia czwartek, 21 lipca 2005 13:36, Sebastian Mauer napisał:
>> Hello there,
>> I'm currently setting up FreeRADIUS as authentication/authorization
>> backend for a PPPoE Server running with the ppp Daemon. I've managed
>> to get the ppp Daemon to work with my working FreeRADIUS 1.0.3 Server
>> but now have to solve another problem. Is it possible to limit the
>> bandwidth the ppp channel allocated via an attribute in FreeRADIUS?
>> Or has someone another Idea how to manage a bandwidth cap?
> What kind of OS this PPPoE server is running?

The Server is running on Linux (Debian 3.1 Sarge/stable)

> If it is Linux/*BSD you can execute commands on session initialization
> ( /etc/ppp/if-up or something like that ). Just put some tc/altq/ipfw
> commands there... 
> btw: Search for "WARTA project" on google ;)

Hello there,
thanks for the Info I will gather Information about WARTA and iproute2.

But another problem should be that I have to control the bandwidth limits
individually for each user logging into the pppoe-server.


Sebastian Mauer

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