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Episode #146

February 1, 2011

Regulate the Slow Web, git-[your]-flow going with share_count, and Refinery your Rails Admin solution with Google Apps and OmniAuth all on this episode of Ruby5.


Rate limit your client requests with Slow Web

Several web services currently available protect themselves from "attack" by using rate limiting. And, these limits can often thwart even the nicest clients and applications. So, to help you stay a good net-neighbor, Ben Johnson has recently released Slow Web, a client-side request rate limiter. It automatically throttles your outgoing requests to host-specific throttle levels.

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