[Standards] s2s blocking of abusive users

Alexander Gnauck gnauck at ag-software.de
Mon Nov 12 22:48:19 UTC 2007

Tomasz Sterna schrieb:
> Oh. I realized that I'm being to sparse.
> I meant, "stopping reading for a while".
> If you allow 10kb per second, you just read no more than 10kb in a
> second and pause. Then after one second read another no more than 10kb.
> The TCP buffering, timeouts and retransmission will handle the rest,
> thus you will effectively enforce the peer to transmit no faster than
> 10kbps.

The problem we had was that many accounts on one federated server where 
sending messages to one account on the jabber.org server. I assume they 
used multiple accounts to overcome the karma settings. So the per user 
karma does not help here.


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