Bandwidth Measurement for Tor Server Nodes

Cav cav at
Thu Aug 12 19:15:14 UTC 2010

Thanks for the heads up.

With kind regards,
Cav Edwards

Damian Johnson wrote:
> It hibernates when *either* the read or write total reaches your limit 
> for the accounting period. This is documented in the man page under 
> AccountingMax:
> Usually these values are decently symmetric. Cheers! -Damian
> On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 11:28 AM, Cav <cav at 
> <mailto:cav at>> wrote:
>     Dear Group,
>     I have noticed that if I set a bandwidth restraint for my server,
>     it hibernates when the amount of data 'downloaded' rather than
>     'sent' reaches the specified limit within the accounting period.
>     Thinking about it... does it make more sense for the limit to be
>     applied to the amount of 'sent' data as opposed to 'received' ?
>     -- 
>     With kind regards,
>     Cav Edwards
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