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From Arnab Ganguly <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Throttling in apache
Date Sat, 20 Jun 2009 08:25:09 GMT
Try using Apache benchmark tool.

On Fri, Jun 19, 2009 at 8:05 PM, Mohit Anchlia <>wrote:

> We are using apache 2.2.6. We have a need to write a utility that
> would throttle traffic based on the element of the content. We get
> data from various client application that have application id assigned
> to them. This application id is part of the text or xml content. What
> we want is some utility that would prevent application request from
> going further to application server if they exceed certain threshold.
> So for eg: If application "1" is currently sending 100 transactions
> per sec then we should have ability to say that present "turn away"
> page to that application.
> I am not sure how we can implement that in apache 2.2.6? It would be
> really helpful if I could get some suggestions or if there are already
> some tools available out there?
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