Error: Discarding duplicate request from client

Alan DeKok aland at
Mon Feb 5 08:19:38 CET 2007

eugene at wrote:
> What does this mean?
> "Error: Discarding duplicate request from client"

  The server is slow, usually because of a database that's slow.

  This happens when the server doesn't respond to the client within 5
seconds.   Since most requests should be handled in MUCH less than a
second, it shows a serious problem.

> I get this every time a session expires (Session-Timeout = 84600) every
> 24-hours.

  What have you configured the server to do when a session expires?

  Alan DeKok.
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