version 5.2 Traffic Shaping was configured over firewall policy. By default if
traffic shaping wanted to be applied, It was just a matter of create a shaper
and point it out on policy.
Now on 5.4
- 5.6 FortiOS versions there is no such option, It has to be configured using
CLI every time you want to configure inside the policy.
FortiGate Version 5.4 / 5.6
1. Go to Policy&Objects > IPv4 Policy, click right over policy which
Traffic Shaping will be configured and click “Edit in CLI”
2. Configure the following commands
inside the policy:
set traffic-shaper <shaper name>
set reverse-traffic-shaper <shaper
3. Once configured you will see Traffic
shaping configuration in policy by WEB GUI
has to be done on every policy you want to apply Traffic Shaping by policy.