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Re: CBQ vs. TBF

On Sun, 27 Feb 2000, jamal wrote:

> A rule of thumb is as follows:
> max achievable rate = size * maxburst * 8 * Hz
> for a maxburst of 20; size of 1000 bytes; Hz 100 (10ms timer)
> achievable rate =   1000*20*8*100 which equals 16Mbps;
> increasing Hz to 1000 makes it 160Mbps

	Noting of course that we are measuring line rates, and that
this is literally 16 million bits/sec, not 16Mbit/sec - 16777216bps

As folks might have suspected, not much survives except roaches, 
and they don't carry large enough packets fast enough...
        --About the Internet and nuclear war.