|Name : perl-CGI-Application-Plugin-RateLimit
|Version : 1.0.0
||Vendor : Mandriva
|Release : 4
||Date : 2011-05-28 14:19:54
|Group : Development/Perl
||Source RPM : perl-CGI-Application-Plugin-RateLimit-1.0.0-4.src.rpm
|Size : 0.02 MB
|Packager : Funda Wang < fwang_mandriva_org>
|Summary : Limits runmode call rate per user
|Description : |
This module provides protection against a user calling a runmode too
frequently. A typical use-case might be a contact form that sends email.
You\'d like to allow your users to send you messages, but thousands of
messages from a single user would be a problem.
This module works by maintaining a database of hits to protected runmodes.
It then checks this database to determine if a new hit should be allowed
based on past activity by the user. The user\'s identity is, by default,
tied to login (via REMOTE_USER) or IP address (via REMOTE_IP) if login info
is not available. You may provide your own identity function via the
To use this module you must create a table in your database with the
following schema (using MySQL-syntax, although other DBs may work as well
with minor alterations):
RPM found in directory: /mirror/carroll.cac.psu.edu/pub/linux/distributions/mandrakelinux/official/2011/i586/media/contrib/release