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Keeping a slowish DSL connection responsive

I have a Linux box serving as a firewall/router for our home network. I live out in the boonies, so I have a relatively slow broadband connection: Downstream Rate 7616 Kbps Upstream Rate 512 ...
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Why is FTP (in-built in OS) faster in Linux than in Windows?

For a throughput testing through FTP, I used FTP server in Windows as well as Linux platform. But in Windows I got the speed around 18Mbps but in Linux I am getting the speed as 40-45Mbps, which is ...
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How do I measure channel with iperf for parallel clients case?

I want to measure channel for the case of thousands parallel clients operating through it. I want to find out is there any degradation of throughput in this case. On client side I use iperf -c ...
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Linux: Limiting data throughput (pipe) in bytes per second?

I was wandering if there is a Linux program that can limit data throughput of a pipe - in actual bytes per second?. From what I gather, applicable for the purposes would be bfr, however, it has ...