Squid throttling connections

From: Miguel A.L. Paraz <map@dont-contact.us>
Date: Wed, 18 Dec 1996 18:17:25 +0000 ()


Duane Wessels wrote:
> So as a cache administrator, you're not in violation of the HTTP protocol.
> The users behind your cache still get the objects from the unfriendly sites,
> but perhaps with considerable delay. In situations where bandwidth is
> relatively plentiful the priority/QOS effects shouldn't be noticable.

Is it feasible to throttle web server replies to outbound HTTP requests?
Wouldn't it chew up CPU? (i.e., what are the internals of usleep(3)?)

miguel a.l. paraz  <map@iphil.net> | iphil communications, makati city, ph
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Received on Wed Dec 18 1996 - 10:27:32 MST

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