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From Daniel <dferra...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] TimeOut
Date Mon, 16 Nov 2015 16:53:41 GMT
60 is a good overall value, but as you said it yourself, setting it too low
will cause problems with long running cgi scripts, set it to a logical
value according to *YOUR* needs. There is no magic value for timeout,
really.

El lun., 16 nov. 2015 a las 17:50, Rose, John B (<jbrose@utk.edu>) escribió:

> Looking in the Security Tips document for Apache this is said …
>
>    - The TimeOut <https://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.4/mod/core.html#timeout> directive
>    should be lowered on sites that are subject to DoS attacks. Setting this to
>    as low as a few seconds may be appropriate. As TimeOut
>    <https://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.4/mod/core.html#timeout> is currently
>    used for several different operations, setting it to a low value introduces
>    problems with long running CGI scripts.'
>
> The default is 60 seconds, I have had a discussion where I was told maybe
> 2-5 seconds is a good setting.
>
> What is commonly used nowadays in 2.4 on robust networks and architectures?
>
> thanks
>

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