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Subject Re: Questions about filter placement
Date Fri, 30 Aug 2002 00:20:49 GMT
On Thu, Aug 29, 2002 at 05:10:00PM -0700, Brian Pane wrote:
> Another possibility would be to create a new metadata bucket type.
> In a request-level hook or filter, insert a metadata bucket that
> describes the appropriate bandwidth-throttling rules for the buckets
> that follow.  Then you can use a connection-level filter to do the
> actual throttling; that filter, which won't otherwise have access
> to request-level information, can look at the metadata buckets to
> figure out what bandwidth limit to apply.

Ooh!  I like this.. this might also help with the problem of determining when a
request is "done", too..  thanks for the suggestion, I'll look into this too.


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