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maximum connection on W2K Professional

Posted on 2002-03-22
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IIS on W2K Server have a virtual directory on a W2K Professional.

Virtual Directory Displayed as a red icon, and Message in Event Viewer saying that the "Maximum Connection" to the W2K Professioanl has been reached.

What is the number of Maximum Connection to a W2K Professional? Can we change this number?
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10 and you can't legally change it without upgrading to W2K server.  
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Another option is to use something OTHER THAN IIS as your web server.  There is a Windows version of APACHE and it has no such limit.  Since APACHE is free and open source, you can try it out at no cost and little risk.

See:

http://httpd.apache.org/docs-2.0/platform/windows.html
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If you do install Apache, make sure you use either version 1.3.24 or 2.0.34 (beta) as the older versions can be easily hacked...
(http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2002-0061)
:-)

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No response ....  EXPERTS PLEASE .... does a point split sound fair?
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OK by me
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Thank you, I'll let the Moderator know.
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Thank you, I've requested a point split from a Moderator.
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