I love DD-WRT. It takes a consumer level device and turns it into a prosumer/enterprise level device. For free.
I found a traffic-shaping tweak that works far better than the standard QoS stuff that built in to DD-WRT. This is also built in, but there’s no GUI-interface for it. However, it looks very easy to implement.
“Vegas is an implementation of TCP that achieves between 37 and 71% better throughput on the Internet, with one-fifth to one-half the losses, as compared to the implementation of TCP in the Reno distribution of BSD Unix.”
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