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From Niklas Edmundsson <>
Subject Re: mod_limitipconn merge - try2
Date Fri, 22 Aug 2008 23:10:49 GMT
On Fri, 22 Aug 2008, Nick Kew wrote:

>> this is a form of authorization, it appears to fit in aaa.  Perhaps even
>> with a name in that scheme, such as mod_authz_hostlimit or something like 
>> that.
> I'd say that's stretching a point.  But since I don't think I can
> suggest an existing category into which it fits: the nearest functions
> to it are in core!
> Something like modules/traffic/ would kind-of describe it, but as of
> now it would seem lonely there.  I wonder if there's a case for
> modules/misc/ ?

modules/limiters/ or something? That would cover a lot of things like 
concurrent requests-per-ip/mimetype, ratelimiting and so on but still 
isn't auth/access control...

  Niklas Edmundsson, Admin @ {acc,hpc2n}      |
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