[PLUG] Combining two ISP connections to increase bandwidth?
shantanoo at gmail.com
Wed Jul 22 23:01:23 IST 2009
On 22-Jul-09, at 10:12 PM, Mayuresh wrote:
> Fed up of downtime of my ISP and having heard the same stories about
> ISP operating in the area, I am wondering whether it's possible to
> to both of them for redundancy.
> However, it won't be an economical proposition if used only for
> Also, as a home user there are no multiple simultaneous users. So
> only way
> both connections would get utilized (when both are up!) and give
> value for
> money is if for a single user they both could serve in tandem. In
> other words,
> let's say I have both connections of 128 kbps, I should get an
> download speed of 256kbps for download of even a SINGLE file (and
> not multiple
> files simultaneously).
> To the extent I searched around, it looks difficult or impossible. I
> think it's
> a reasonable consumer expectation, though do not know about its
> Any ideas?
Following maybe useful:
I have used it successfully used following on FreeBSD.
check 'Load Balance Outgoing Traffic' section.
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