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Section: Software

FLOC: Flow control

Participants : Pascale Vicat-Blanc Primet, Sébastien Soudan.

This software solves the problem of enforcing a rate allocation profile made by an external bandwidth scheduler in a packet network. FLOC is the daemon present on end machine responsible to enforce the multi-interval bandwidth allocation profile received from a scheduler to a socket identified by a token and registered by user applications. FLOC changes GNU/Linux kernel's qdisc configuration according to current date and profile so that senders can only send at a given time at the rate they are allowed to. FLOC is distributed under LGPL license and downloadable at :


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