[TYPO3-typo3org] forge is too slow

Daniel Bruessler danielb at typo3.org
Mon Dec 13 14:02:18 CET 2010

Hello Sebastian,

> I have looked into the issue, and now found the root cause: MSNBot and
> Google Bot have both spidered our site, and that meant the server was
> under heavy load, as they did not use throttling...
> For now I have locked them out using a mod_rewrite rule, this seems to
> work and the user is now 50% IDLE again :-)

great, that helped really good! Now it's fast again.

Crazy that search engines do more traffic than the real users of the site. They need not to visit that often and that much.


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