Vyatta Network OS Documentation

Learn how to install, configure and operate the Vyatta NOS, which helps drive our virtual networking & physical platforms portfolio.

ratelimit <limit>

ratelimit <limit>

The maximum rate. That is, the number of packets that the system will accept in one second.

Use a number plus a suffix to define the units. No space. For example: 80kpps; 2mpps.

The following suffixes are supported:

  • kpps: Thousands of packets per second
  • mpps: Millions packets per second