[Cerowrt-devel] Problems testing sqm

Richard Smith smithbone at gmail.com
Fri Oct 23 13:30:05 EDT 2015

On 10/23/2015 01:02 PM, Alan Jenkins wrote:

>> Go the sqm tab in the GUI and set egress and ingress to 10000, set the
>> interface to the upstream interface,  click enable, click save and
>> apply. Everything else is left at default. ie fq_codel and simple.qos.
> Your description misses at least one step from the official how-to.
> May be worth checking:
>   Start and Enable the SQM scripts. To do this, choose System → Startup
>      Click Start to start the SQM process
>      Click Enable to start the SQM process when the route reboots
> The how-to is here: http://wiki.openwrt.org/doc/howto/sqm

Ah... That would explain everything.  Indeed, I missed that part.  Thank 
you for noticing that.

> The original qos-scripts definitely required that step.  IIRC, it's an
> openwrt convention that installing a package doesn't automatically
> enable its startup script.

Is this also the case if build it in via make menuconfig instead of a 

What about for cerowrt? It's not started by default there as well?

The box(s) are back at my apartment so I can't examine them at the moment.

Richard A. Smith

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