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RE: [vox] scheduling question

I don't know nothin' 'bout nothin', but try 'man nice'.  It's way too
simple for what you want to do, though.

Hmm... 'nice' as a way to protect against a DoS... :)


> Suppose I have a task (actually a Java Virtual Machine) running at a
> certain priority.  Now, I have Apache running at a lower priority.  Now,
> suppose someone invokes a denial of service attack on Apache, by smothering
> it with requests.  Will this impact on the time being allocated to the JVM?
> Can I guarantee a certain percentage of time to the JVM?  What if the JVM
> runs at a lower priority than Apache?
> Also, would it be feasible to have some task running that monitors what % of 
> time Apache gets, and lower it's priority if it is getting too much time?
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