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* per-client timeouts disabled in rainbows.git
@ 2009-10-13  6:26 Eric Wong
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From: Eric Wong @ 2009-10-13  6:26 UTC (permalink / raw)
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Since we can handle hundreds (if not thousands of concurrent clients),
per-process and spawn multiple processes, I think I'll leave those
timeouts disabled for now to keep the code simple.

Even if timeouts were enabled, it's still possible to write a simple
client that can keep a connection alive forever on end with periodic
requests...

I haven't seen a lot of idle/sleepy client attacks so I suspect
kiddies have better things to do than to DoS in this fashion.

Of course, the per-process timeout is still enabled in case your
app hits a blocking syscall/loop that freezes your entire process.

-- 
Eric Wong

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