Mod_cband the new Mod_Bandwidth

CPanel has added mod_bandwidth into the easy apache so you can just run this to limit bandwidth on an account: /scripts/setbwlimit – –limit=8000000 I am leaving the old post just for reference below: I spent hours trying to get mod_bandwidth Continue Reading

Calm down rsync if it overloads your IO memory or CPU

The trick is to limit I/O bandwidth for rsync. The –bwlimit option limit I/O bandwidth. You need to set bandwidth using KBytes per second. For example, limit I/O bandwidth to 10000KB/s (9.7MB/s), enter: rsync –delete –numeric-ids –relative –delete-excluded –bwlimit=10000 /path/to/source Continue Reading