gasLimitto measure the throttle. Post-consensus time throttling will use the actual evaluated transaction gas limit. It is impossible to know the actual evaluated gas pre-consensus because network state can directly impact the flow of the transaction, which is why pre-consensus uses the
gasLimitfield and will be referred to as the gas reservation.
gasLimitthat is greater than the per-transaction gas limit the transaction must be rejected during precheck with a response code of
INDIVIDUAL_TX_GAS_LIMIT_EXCEEDED. The transaction must not be submitted to consensus.