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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: Timeout for requests
Date Wed, 04 May 2005 06:56:41 GMT
At 03:37 PM 5/3/2005, Rasmus Lerdorf wrote:
>Ivan Barrera A. wrote:
>>How about linux ? how about Windows ? how about (put your favorite OS
>>here) ?
>
>Linux has SO_ACCEPTFILTER which doesn't trigger the accept until there is data, so accept
filtering works on Linux too.  Windows?  No idea. But I bet an Apache DoS would be the least
of your worries there.

On Windows, Apache does this already, it's called AcceptEx().
The wonderful 'feature' which is clobbered by most socket layer 
anti-spam/anti-virus drivers.  That's why there is a directive to
disable the feature.

Bill




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