Tor server monthly data transfer requirements

Eugen Leitl eugen at
Tue Aug 10 09:27:11 UTC 2004

On Mon, Aug 09, 2004 at 10:28:31PM -0500, Wes Felter wrote:

> Tor will use as much or as little as you configure it to use. 
> 10GiB/month is about 4000 bytes/s, so you would just put the following 
> lines in your torrc:
> bandwidthrate 4000
> bandwidthburst 10485760

For what it's worth, I'm currently getting about 1 GByte/day extra traffic
(can't pinpoint the amount precisely attributable to tor, any tcpdump recipes?),
completely unthrottled.

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