> > This is the config line I am using.
> > vif = ['ip=18.104.22.168', 'rate=10MB/s']
> This will rate-limit to 10 megabytes per second, not 10
> megabits per second.
> Is this what you meant? Otherwise you should use 'rate=10Mb/s'.
Yes, I meant 10Mbytes/sec, since we have 1gbit interfaces. I have an
apache server serving a 1G file, and I download the file from another
machine, that is on the same enclosure. So, the network is very fast.
I see an output like below. I posted a message earlier
l) describing similar problems with tc as well. I have tried this setup
in a separate set of machines connected with 1gbit interfaces with same
results. Any help is greatly apperciated.
[root@acts-03 ~]# wget --no-proxy http://22.214.171.124/data1G.dat
Connecting to 126.96.36.199:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 1,073,741,824 (1.0G) [text/plain]
100%[===========================>] 1,073,741,824 112.12M/s ETA 00:00
08:23:53 (107.39 MB/s) - `data1G.dat' saved [1073741824/1073741824]
The full configuration of the VM is below. I am using routed networking.
kernel = '/boot/vmlinuz-2.6-xen'
vif = ['ip=188.8.131.52', 'rate=10MB/s']
ip = '184.108.40.206'
name = 'hperf1'
#extra = 'ramdisk_size=524288'
hostname = 'hperf1'
netmask = '255.255.255.0'
user = 'padalap'
disk = ['file:/root/xen/vm1_8g.img,sda1,w',
root = '/dev/sda1 ro'
gateway = '220.127.116.11'
restart = 'never'
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