max_ranges not working

Gary lists at
Wed Oct 18 22:13:15 UTC 2017

I know max connections will solve this, but the drawback is you could have some large user behind a NAT, which would lock out users.  I used a multiple connection download manager to verify this. 

This ranges feature sounds great. I look forward to you getting it to work. ;-)

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Sent: October 18, 2017 3:05 PM
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Subject: max_ranges not working

hi , 
we are under heavy request storm .
i seted 
max_ranges 0;
to stop multirange requests "multipart download"
but it not working i see 10 concurrent download follow in each file . 
i need to limit this value to 2 maximum range request per file.
i usig aio threads.

any way any body help me to fix the problem?

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