Trickle

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Trickle

https://github.com/mariusae/trickle
Bandwidth shaper

'trickle' is a lightweight, portable, per-application bandwidth shaper. It works in collaboration with trickled or in stand alone mode, has peak detection, and does smoothing. It works by taking advantage of the unix loader preloading: it provides, to the application, a new version of the functionality that is required to send and receive data through sockets. It then limits traffic based on delaying the sending and receiving of data over a socket. Trickle works entirely in userland and does not require root to run.





Licensing

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Notes

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Janet Casey

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4 April 2003




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Marius Aamodt Eriksen Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Python (Ref)https://pypi.org/project/trickle
Ruby (Ref)https://rubygems.org/gems/trickle
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:marius@monkey.org
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/trickle


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to uselibevent 0.6 or later




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