Install mod_throttle


vim Makefile

In the Makefile, you should change this line:


Now save this file, and continue to compile..

make install

Now, restart apache:

/usr/local/apache/bin/apachectl restart

That’s it now it’s installed!

To use ‘mod_throttle’ for your virtual hosts ::

Find the line:


At the end of whichever domain you want to throttle, right above this line, insert these lines:

<IfModule mod_throttle.c>
ThrottlePolicy Volume 1G 1d
<Location /throttle-me>
SetHandler throttle-me

Now, also go to the very first virtual host entry, and add these lines:

<Location /throttle-status>
SetHandler throttle-status