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Re: Protecting a slapd Server from Excessive Client Queries

At 11:27 AM 2/7/2006, Ramseyer, Ken wrote:
>Can OpenLDAP (slapd) be protected from a runaway client process that
>repeatedly calls ldap_search thousands of times a second?

IIRC, slapd(8) will attempt to prevent a single connection to consume
more than half thread pool.  Of course, client which consumes
half the thread pool for even short periods of time can adversely
affect service to other clients.

Beyond this, no other slapd(8) features come to mind.