Throttle is a bandwidth throttle for Mac OS X, FreeBSD, and linux which allows you to put a cap on your upstream bandwidth and keep your download speeds high even when your server is sending out at full speed. Features: Allows you to set either a global throttle for all your applications, or multiple throttles with different speeds to guarantee all your servers a certain bandwidthPrioritizes the ACK packet to allow consistant bandwidth in both directions even under heavy server load.Flag for allowing you to throttle local network addresses 192.168.x.x and 10.x.x.x. (By default only internet bound traffic is throttled)It uses almost no resources. CPU usage is around 0 - 2% and it uses less than 500k of RAM.Source code is freely available, and released under the GPL. Please read the COPYING file in the distribution.
File Size40.04 kB
Operating System Mac OS X 10.2 Mac OS X 10.1 Macintosh Mac OS X 10.3 Mac OS X 10.0
System Requirements
  • Mac OS X 10.0 or higher