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From Matus UHLAR - fantomas <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Re: Need some SSL help please.
Date Mon, 10 Aug 2009 08:41:07 GMT
On 07.08.09 15:27, Mike -- EMAIL IGNORED wrote:
> Please read my recent thread "excessive DNS slows httpd".
> The bottom line: I recently introduced SSL to part of my
> web site, and it slowed considerably.  Using iptables
> (on a Linux system),I blocked all DNS, and speed of
> response is better than ever, 8 meg photo files
> notwithstanding.

It would be much better to configure apache/applications not to use DNS than
to block it. Also, it highly depends on type of blocking - using DROP rules
will cause apps to run even slower if any part of DNS works...

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