Proc-file documentation

This page documents the usage and syntax of the file /proc/net/netfilter/nf_quota

When the module nf_quota is loaded, it generates the virtual file /proc/net/netfilter/nf_quota This file is used to readout the counter values and to set the host/user configuration from userspace. After loading the module the file contains the following:

glob:quota=0;limit=0

user:name=default;quota=0;limit=0

host:ip=127.0.0.1;user=default;quota=0;limit=0

Description

Every line contains a single entry or command (except empty lines)
There may be an infinite amount of hosts and users (the only limit is the RAM of your computer)
Every line (except the special commands) is structured like type:name=value;name2=value2

type may have one of the following values:

name supports the following values:
Warning:
You cannot pass comments to the module, so remove them (e.g. with sed or grep)

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