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    Apache maximum connections from one IP address. how?


    hi,
    i'd like to setup my apache 1.3.33 web server to limit the connections from a single ip address, because one user uses 20 connections to download a single ISO file....
    any ideas?

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    i found this from the usenet:

    http://dominia.org/djao/limitipconn.html or mod_throttle

    if using iptables, what i can come up with is limit the number of new connection attempt per certain period (e.g. 5 new connection per minute) and that effectively "fool" the user into thinking that "oh, the server has noticed my activity... i should behave myself or get penalised......."

    good luck

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    thanks, i'll try.

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    Quote Originally Posted by wfw
    hi,
    i'd like to setup my apache 1.3.33 web server to limit the connections from a single ip address, because one user uses 20 connections to download a single ISO file....
    any ideas?
    Even i have the same problem facing form couple of days ....... n i dont know where n how i'll get the solution for it !

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