[geeklog-devel] Article throttle.

Dirk Haun dirk at haun-online.de
Fri Dec 17 17:17:56 EST 2004


>What this does is extremely simple. The owner of the website sets a
>throttle, which is a number of guest users. Once this number is
>reached, any article accessed from an external link or directly
>accessed will display in print mode. This should greatly reduce the
>number of database queries

Sounds interesting.

My suspicion, though, is that in most cases, it's the index page that is
hit by most of the traffic. Especially Slashdot readers are known not to

Are our friends from Groklaw still around? Niels, Peter?

bye, Dirk


More information about the geeklog-devel mailing list