Jeffrey M. Vinocur jeff at
Thu Sep 25 10:49:36 UTC 2003

On Thu, 25 Sep 2003, Pavel V. Knyazev wrote:

> > If you want to limit the number of nnrpd processes, you need
> > to run nnrpd from something like tcpserver or xinetd.
> >
> > innd doesn't keep track.
> Can this be a new feature of INN?

Why not just use the Perl or Python hooks?  That would allow much greater 
flexibility (for example, limiting total number of connections per IP, or 
requiring exponential backoff, or whatever).

Jeffrey M. Vinocur
jeff at

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