[tor-relays] MaxAdvertiseBandwith

Moritz Bartl moritz at torservers.net
Wed Apr 30 19:01:44 UTC 2014

On 04/30/2014 08:42 PM, jchase wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a non-exit relay running Tor 0.2.25 on a Pi. Consensus weight 37.
> exit-policy: reject *:* Now Iḿ back from vacation and my relay has 1600
> incoming conncts and arm warns me that my bandwidth is too small to
> support so many incomers. Would I kindly restrict my reject policy or
> limit my MaxAdvertiseBandwidth. Which I believe is no longer
> supported(?). Can anyone help me cut down on the traffic and the notices?

Use RelayBandwidthRate to limit the throughput. Other than upgrading
your hardware, there's not much you can optimize.

Moritz Bartl

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