framework provides several disciplines for queuing outgoing network packets.
This is done by modifications to the interface packet queues.
The user interface for
is implemented by the
utility, so please refer to the
manpages for a complete description of the
capabilities and how to use it.
The following options in the kernel configuration file are related to
``Class Based Queuing''
``Random Early Detection''
``Random Early Drop''
for input and output.
``Hierarchical Packet Scheduler''
Build the traffic conditioner.
This option is meaningless at the moment as the conditioner is not used by
any of the available disciplines or consumers.
Required if the TSC is unusable.
Enable additional debugging facilities.
cannot be loaded as kernel modules.
In order to use a certain discipline you have to build it into a custom
interface, that is required for the configuration process of
can be loaded as a module.