Frame Relay

Frame Relay Traffic Shaping - Token Bucket Flowchart

Document ID: 7412

Updated: Nov 17, 2007



This document provides an illustration of the packet flow in Frame Relay Traffic Shaping with the use of a token bucket filter.



Readers of this document should be knowledgeable of Frame Replay Traffic Shaping.

Components Used

This document is not restricted to specific software and hardware versions.


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Token Bucket Flowchart

This flowchart illustrates packet flow when you implement Frame Relay traffic shaping with the use of a token bucket filter.

See the "Related Information" section for more information on Frame Relay traffic shaping.

Refer to Policing and Shaping Overview of Cisco IOS? Software Releases 12.0 Mainline for more information on token bucket filters.


The terms in this flowchart have these definitions:

  • Tc—Committed Time Interval

  • FIFO—first-in-first-out

  • CQ—custom queuing

  • PQ—priority queuing

Related Information

Updated: Nov 17, 2007
Document ID: 7412