Re: Feature: quota control

From: Robert Collins <>
Date: Fri, 27 Feb 2009 11:07:54 +1100

On Fri, 2009-02-27 at 10:00 +1100, Mark Nottingham wrote:
> Honestly, if I wanted to do byte-based quotas today, I'd have an
> external ACL helper talking to an external logging helper; that way,
> you can just log the response sizes to a daemon and then another
> daemon would use that information to make a decision at access time.
> The only even mildly hard part about this is sharing state between the
> daemons, but if you don't need the decisions to be real-time, it's not
> that bad (especially considering that in any serious deployment,
> you'll have state issues between multiple boxes anyway).

Sure; I think that would fit with 'ensuring enough hooks' :P


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