git server down?

Werner Koch wk at
Thu Apr 7 16:21:42 CEST 2016

On Thu,  7 Apr 2016 10:10, normalperson at said:

> Any details of the DoS or how it was mitigated?

The machine got a bit small for the current high load.  I doubt that
this was intentional and instead assume it was some mirror which got
stuck.  Let's see whether stricter timeout values will help.

> I had a few minor ideas to mitigate resource consumption
> problems with git-daemon a while back based on my experience
> working on HTTP servers, but haven't gotten around to it:

I'll look at it.



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