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Bandwidth is the amount of data that can be transferred from one point to another in a set period of time. Usually bandwidth is associated with Internet network connection speed.

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Measure bandwidth used by a single program execution

I'd like to measure the bandwidth consumed by a single program launch (for processes launched from cron, in order to get an idea of how much BW they are using). I know of nethogs and the many other ...
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What's eating my internet bandwidth? Incompatibility between nethogs and System Monitor's Network History

When I open System Monitor, the Network History shows that there are ~64 KiB/s being downloaded constantly. And it's not my doing! So I wanted to see which application is downloading and I installed ...
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ubuntu 12.04 consuming too much bandwidth

I have ubuntu install on one of my machines and its consuming to much bandwidth, which is bringing the whole network down. I have started monitoring the bandwidth with nehogs and its consteltely ...
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Internet bandwidth consumption monitor process wise monitoring? [duplicate]

I had some three or four askubuntu pages open in my firefox's tabs, and the pages suddenly started responding extremely slow. I checkd the system monitor, and it showed huge amounts of data being ...
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Ubuntu Server bandwith monitoring

I run a program on ubuntu server that runs 24/7, I'm after a program that can measure the amount of bandwith it uses (Download and Upload seperate if possible), I need to be able to see it capturing ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 JAVA bandwidth use

So several times I stare at my laptop resource monitor and see data usage on the meter. I was curious today since I am connected via an AT&T USB modem, I do not wish to exceed my allotted data ...
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Limit bandwidth for services like WeTransfer on Ubuntu Server gateway

I made some experiments without success, but I don't know if I made wrong configurations or those services are too "smart" (at least for me...). From this site ...
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How to limit download size of a file in ubuntu server?

I am working on a ubuntu server. I want to limit the maximum download size of a file from internal network. I know squid has an option but i dont want to use squid. Can anybody tell me how to do it.
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Web browser unable to open any pages while any other app is downloading at full speed

This problem only started recently, after I installed Ubuntu Gnome 14.04, and I believe only after more recent updates. Basically if I'm downloading at full speed in another app like Transmission or ...
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Is there any linux in built application or any method to find the network usage(data usage) of the internet connection?

Is there any linux in built application or any method to find the network usage(data usage) of the internet connection? I know there are many softwares that can be installed into os for this purpose. ...
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Can we create bandwidth Limit for all users [duplicate]

Can we create bandwidth limits for all users? I want to share internet through my Ubuntu Server. Is this possible or not?
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Can I cap the monthly network transfer of a process?

I'm looking for a way to monitor and/or cap the monthly network transfer of an Ubuntu Server 12.04 process. I'm running a Plex Media Server, and while my current ISP is very lax on my bandwidth usage, ...
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Monitor data usage by program or domain?

I’ve seen options for monitoring the total data usage. However, I want to know how much bandwidth within a day or month a particular application is using. Android style. Potentially, also by domain ...
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How to Stop Oracle Java proccess ; eat internet bandwidth and processer

I installed oracle Java 7 on Ubuntu 12.04 32bit. when i check my Internet bandwidth while do nothing on the Internet in system monitor->resource data is sent and received. When i look in process tab ...
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Limit download speed if filesize 20mb

Is there a software like trickle lets say for example? That i can put as a proxy and lets say set it up so that if a filesize that i am downloading is over 20MB it will limit it to 2kb? I found ...
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Is it possible to set on-peak and off-peak hours in vnstat for monitoring bandwidth?

I have recently downloaded vnstat to monitor my Internet bandwidth usage. I have a limited data plan but my ISP provides unmetered bandwidth during off-peak hours (2:00 AM to 8:00 AM). So, I would ...
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How to monitoring bandwidth usage minus the local traffic?

There is much software to monitor monthly bandwidth usage on interface eth0. Do they also count the LAN traffic? I want to ignore the LAN traffic while monitoring bandwidth. Networx is a good ...
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Speed limiting Ubuntu server

I am looking for a way to limit the download and upload speed of my Ubuntu server (router). I want to have 20 Mb DOWN and 20 Mb UP total. I tried trickle and wondershaper, with no success. ...
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detecting if my server have band width limitation?

I have some ubuntu 12.04 server in a range ip address. I have problem with one of them on downloading from internet, although other ones do it by high speed. How can i detect the problem? If there is ...
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Is there an Advanced-Power-Manager with bandwidth monitoring for Ubuntu? (like on Synology?)

Like this one: A powerful power management application subsuming Synology Diskstation's integrated one and enabling the administrator to perform automatic on-demand power up and shut down of the ...
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Long waiting List for Internet: What are these IP addresses?

I am having a problem of slow Internet Browsing speed. When I checked it with NetHogs there was a huge list waiting for Internet. What are these IP addresses ? How can I find them ? Is it due to ...
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Throttle Bandwith for a specific user using iptables [duplicate]

I need to throttle internet speed for a user. More specifically I want to decrease it to 30 kbps from current 3.1mbps for one user. I search around, and found guides on how to do it using squid's ...
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Using trickle to limit the bandwidth of a VirtualBox VM

I'm trying to limit the bandwidth of a virtual machine running via VirtualBox. trickle -d 5 virtualbox doesn't work, I believe because of an issue with child processes (trickle -d 5 sudo apt-get ...
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Long term bandwidth monitoring by port

I represent a reasonably popular game server community here in Australia. We rent a dedicated server that has limited bandwidth. In the last couple of days we have seen a huge spike in our bandwidth ...
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BandWidth Monitor

New to Ubuntu, I want a application which monitor my Bandwidth usage in GUI for Particular time. Is any application is available for my requirement? For ex: If I need to monitor for a month at a ...
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SCP stalls only wen limiting bandwidth [duplicate]

When I don't limit my bandwidth it works fine, but I want to limit my bandwidth otherwise no one else on the network can access the internet because I am using up every available byte of bandwidth, ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 eat a lot of internet bandwidth

I don't know when this problem start to happen, but whenever I use Ubuntu on my computer, my whole house network is down. But when I switch back to windows, the whole house network is back again. Is ...
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Bandwidth management in ubuntu?

I am doing my project on Bandwidth control and management. So I am looking for good bandwidth management software in ubuntu. Anyone can suggest me a best Bandwidth management software for ubuntu, ...
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How can I change the time zone of bandwidthd?

Is there any way to change the UTC offset for the graphs generated by bandwidthd?
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How to monitor USB webcam bandwidth usage?

I would like to find out the amount of bandwidth my USB webcam occupies while I'm using it. I would prefer a command line solution.
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Is there an easy way to limit user bandwidth usage?

Is there an easy way to limit user bandwidth usage to say 10kpbs? Other users should not be affected. The best I've found is tc, but it seems way too complicated to do such a simple thing.
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Is there a way to download updates differentially rather than via .deb files? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When will Ubuntu include delta updates? In the old days, you downloaded or installed packages from a CD, and then a year later you got the new version of your ...
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GUI for running network statistics or bandwidth limiter?

Is there a networking statistics app or indicator for Ubuntu that can measure how much I download/upload every day/week/month and so forth? I'm also looking for something similar that can limit my ...
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How do I limit the upload speed of Transmission client to below 5kB/s?

I want to restrict the upload speed of my transmission client to 1kB/s, is it possible? What changes do I need to make to lower the upload speed?
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Bandwidth monitoring indicator? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What Application Indicators are available? Is there an app for bandwidth monitoring indicator particularly that be placed on the top panel for Unity? Something similar ...
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Updating repo issue must be changed in Ubuntu [closed]

What do you all think about the 11 to 14 MBs of data during updating the repository index files (with sudo apt-get updates) of the installed Ubuntu or other Linux OS to just get a piece of ...
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All my bandwidth eaten up - report included

I have my network bandwidth eaten up totally. Whenever I connect my network, without any application being opened it is always full. I have prepared report of iftop, nethogs and network system ...
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How to reduce the Update Manager's bandwidth usage and download volume?

The Ubuntu "Software Up To Date" is now becoming painful like Windows. Every time the update check starts, it takes ages to "update cache" and hogs all the internet bandwidth. How to reduce the ...
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Ubuntu Server - downloading speed suddenly reduced to < 5KB/sec

This happens on some of my Ubuntu servers but not all. I just did a fresh install of Ubuntu server 12.04 and when began to install updates, my 600kb/sec download speed is suddenly cut to 3kb/sec ...
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Server bandwidth monitoring program having Web interface

I am looking around for a simple program that will log how much bandwidth has been used by my server. This should preferably be presented in a web interface. Information /summary/functionality I'm ...
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how to force download on one network and upload on another

lets say that i have an apache server running, and two network cards. each card is connected to a different network. C1 is connected to N1, which is an ADSL connection with the port 80 open (so i ...
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GUI app for Bandwidth Shaping (Internet Speed Limiter)

This is a similar question as this one: Limit internet bandwidth but in this case I am looking for a GUI app. The other question was 2+ years ago so a GUI might be available that I could use to not ...
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Losing bandwidth

I have installed Ubuntu Linux 11.10. My bandwidth is being used up. Using nethogs eth0 shows that /usr/bin/python is sending and receiving all the time. Using netstat -tup showed that the address ...
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How can I increase the bandwidth sharing between processes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to limit the bandwidth that Software Center uses? How can I increase the bandwidth sharing between processes? I mean, sometimes i am updating ubuntu and ...
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Where to get cgidemo of vnstat?

I have installed vnstat and now I would like to have statistics in my browser like this: You can see working script here. Where can I get that cgidemo script? Source: http://humdi.net/vnstat/
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ISP Radius Server [closed]

We are at the first steps in the process of setting up as an ISP and looking through the hardware and software that will be needed. Currently our wholesale supplier is quoting for a commercial radius ...
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web browsing vs. torrent traffic, and bandwidth priority?

recently i did download big torrent files. (120 Gb). and i need to seed them back to at least 1.5 ratio. my upload speed is 130 Kb/s max. the problem is that i need to seed them as fast as possible. ...
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How do I detect if someone is stealing my broadband bandwidth?

I am very paranoid about wireless connections and someone stealing my broadband bandwidth, which could lead to worse things. My question is, how can I detect if my broadband bandwidth is being ...
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How do I control the upload/download bandwidth per user? [duplicate]

How to control bandwidth upload and download per user or each ip/mac? i tried squid3.0stable25 with delay_pools but its not work. is it really possible to control bandwidth for each host by squid? my ...
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Limiting internet bandwidth for already started applications

This question is similar to this: Limit internet bandwidth. But the wondershaper and trickle cannot limit internet bandwidth for already started applications. So, how can I limit internet bandwidth ...