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Re: Limiting bandwidth

by steves (Curate)
on Oct 26, 2004 at 00:48 UTC ( #402401=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Limiting bandwidth

Net::FTP supports a BlockSize setting that might have an effect if set very low. But I think that's doubtful.

I think my first try would be to call get with a filehandle as my local file (get supports either a file name or a filehandle). You could then presumably tie the filehandle to a homegrown object that implements a WRITE method that limits bandwidth by going to sleep periodically or something. Completely untried, but that would be fun to give a shot ...

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